Matt is a managing director following regional banks with an emphasis in the Southwest U.S. region. He joined Stephens in 2004 and has been an analyst covering the regional bank sector since 2007. In 2010, Matt was recognized by StarMine as a Top Earnings Estimator for the Commercial Banking Industry. Prior to joining Stephens Inc., Matt resided in Houston, TX, where he worked in various roles for Wells Fargo and UBS. He holds a B.B.A. with a focus in finance and management information systems from the University of Oklahoma. Matt earned his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 2007.