Matthew is a Junior at UC Berkeley double majoring in Development Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies with a minor in French. He has been working for the Bixby Center since August 2016 as the Administrative Student Assistant for the OASIS Initiative in the Bixby Center. He assists with coordinating programs initiatives with the OASIS staff and managing finances and reimbursements. Matthew has multiple work experiences internationally both in the Sahel working in Western Burkina Faso as well as working in Northern India for non-profit organizations focusing on a variety of development initiatives. His interests include social justice, human rights and political economy.