Matt is a worker owner of Future Focus Media Co-op and the co-director of Worcester Roots, a grassroots co-op development and youth leadership organization that focuses on urban worker cooperatives with a social justice lens. Matt's work includes helping start the Toxic Soil Busters, Future Focus Media Co-op, Greenvitalize Urban Growers and the Worcester Co-op Academy. Matt is passionate about social and environmental justice organizing, worker cooperatives and supporting youth to become agents of change. He is also co-founder of Stone Soup Community Center, which houses 14 grassroots organizations and co-ops in Worcester. Using documentary film as a tool for connecting social movements worldwide, Matt is fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French and has collaborated on film projects with groups in Argentina, Brazil and Worcester, MA. He is originally from Western, Massachusetts and holds a BA in International Development and Social Change from Clark University.