Matt holds a Master of Public Administration from BYU and an Economics degree from the University of Utah. He was a Registered Representative at Fidelity Investments, passing securities exams for Series 7, 63, and later 65. Matt enjoyed 15 years at Utah’s state retirement system (URS), helping thousands of public employees invest and plan for retirement.

Matt joined Davis County in 2022 and currently serves as chief deputy to retiring Treasurer Mark Altom. Committed to upholding statutory requirements and standards of practice, he supports Treasurer Altom’s focus on cost-efficient property tax collection and administration.

Matt’s county experience so far includes testing and implementing a new parcel management and taxation platform, developing reconciliation processes, assuming responsibility for the collection of personal property payments for the assessor, and participating in an investment advisor selection process. He appreciates his colleagues within the Treasurer’s office. They aim to serve taxpayers with kindness, efficiency, and transparency.

Matt and Laura (Ariotti) have been married for 21 years. They are raising their sons and daughters in Bountiful. This Brady Bunch enjoys cross-country mountain bike racing, ballroom dance, soccer, skiing, camping, and playing cards.

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