Matt R. is married to fellow Team Air Force member Brooke, with whom he has two sons. Matt R. met Brooke during their first year of Air Force basic training and immediately fell in love. Matt R. is originally from Golden, Colorado, and graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a B.S. in mechanical engineering. Matt R. also served in the Air Force from May 2000 to May 2005 and is currently a system engineer and financial planner. Matt R. shares the same competitive and determined personality as the rest of his team and is confident of their ability to win.