Matthew Moran is originally from Rochester, NY. He graduated magna cum laude from Boston University with a bachelor's degree in Economics and a minor in Italian Language and Literature. While a student at BU, he studied Italian in Padova, Italy and worked as a tutor in the undergraduate writing program and in Boston-area public schools. After graduating, he taught middle school mathematics in New York schools before joining The Dwight School in 2010 as a Math and Upper Quest teacher. Outside of the classroom, Matthew has coached the middle school track team and the middle school Science Olympiad team.