Matthew has been actively involved in the building and construction industry since 1994. Matthew is a carpenter by trade and has completed studies in Certificate IV Building & Construction and an Associate Diploma in Building & Construction. Matthew currently holds a B Class licence in the ACT and a C Class licence in NSW. In 2004 he started Hall Building Services ACT which has more recently evolved into Build Professional Pty Ltd. He is a member of the Master Builders Association (MBA) and Housing Industry Association (HIA). He is an active HIA Greensmart Professional and a foundation Committee Member of the ACT MBA Remodellers Association. Matthew actively works with these industry associations on a professional level to ensure stability, uniformity and an integral industry – locally and nationally.
Matthew enjoys farming, outdoor activities and sport mainly Rugby Union. Most of his spare time is spent with his wife Sally and their three children.