Meet Matthew

Matthew Essex is a graduate student in the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at USC, where he is completing a Master’s in Public Diplomacy.

His focus is on the Olympic Movement, and how to preserve the Games for future generations.

He graduated from the University of Maryland in 2015 with Bachelor’s degrees in history and political science.

In addition, he is an avid fan of the Toronto Blue Jays and Washington Redskins. He plans on attending Roy Halladay’s induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame sometime in the 2020’s.

Matthew splits his time between LA and Baltimore: Home of the Greatest Olympian of All-Time