Matthews is a modern-day renaissance man with three published books. With interests in philanthropy, event planning, real estate and marketing, his unique blend of skills and characteristics makes for a powerful offering to his clientele, business associates, and the community. A native of Houston, Texas, Matthews operates in a variety of arenas in service to both nonprofit and corporate entities. His work includes community outreach, project management, workshop facilitation, fundraising, and keynote speaking. As a socially conscious community leader, Matthews eagerly lends his resources to many community and civic organizations such as Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lone Star, Leadership Houston Class XXXIII, Houston Zoo, and the Greater Houston Partnership.