Matthew Trengove is currently a doctoral student, at Florida State University studying Higher Education Administration. He and his family moved from Japan in 2009, where he spent nearly 9 years working as an English professor at Bunkyo University, located in Tokyo. He received a Masters of Education degree from Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga, Australia in 2005. Before his experiences in the field of education, Matthew was a member of the United States Air Force, where he worked as both a mid-level manager and an engine mechanic for helicopters and various other fixed wing aircraft. He is a gifted communicator that possesses extensive experience with intercultural relations.