Matt Staton, CAPT, U.S. Army, RET

Matt has a traumatic brain injury as well as severe hip and leg injuries as a direct result of a gunshot wound from Iraq in 2004. An avid skier, Matt was re-introduced to the sport during his therapy. He worked to become a certified adaptive instructor and now regularly teaches other injured veterans at Move United Member Organization Wintergreen Adaptive Sports. Matt has a B.S. in civil engineering and currently works as Special Assistant to the Secretary of the U.S. Army. Matt earned a Bronze Star with Valor and a Purple Heart for his service. Matt lives in Virginia with his wife Jennifer and two daughters.