Matt is a 4th generation Santa Barbara resident. He hails from the Raber Family who have lived and worked in Santa Barbara as Real Estate professionals since the 1950's.
Matt attended local schools Vieja Valley Elementary, La Colina Junior High, and San Marcos High School. Matt returned to Santa Barbara after graduating from Azusa Pacific University where he earned a bachelor's degree in Organizational and Interpersonal Communications, as well as two National Championships in Track and Field.
Prior to real estate, Matt worked in software sales, teaching, and coaching. The drive that powered him to athletic excellence allows him to effectively assist people in buying or selling properties in Santa Barbara.
Matt's interests include golfing, swimming, and spending time at Hope Ranch Beach.