Matt Hershberger is a writer, blogger, and humorist based out of Red Bank, New Jersey. Since 2014, Matt has been working full-time as a professional freelance writer. He is a Lead Producer at the Matador Network, and he has been published on Business Insider, The Daily Meal, Fox NewsThought Catalog, The Migrationist,, and Immigration Impact.

He was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, and went to undergrad at Penn State University, where he got his BA in Journalism. Upon graduation, Matt started traveling the world and blogging about it. He later got a MSc in Human Rights from the London School of Economics and Political Science, where he wrote his dissertation on the U.S. conservative media's treatment of the children of undocumented immigrants and how that treatment affected policy.  After that, he worked as the website and blog manager for the pro-immigrant American Immigration Council. He has lived in Beijing, Buenos Aires, London, Washington, D.C., and on the Jersey Shore.

If you Googled him looking for the MMA guy, that's not who this is. That guy is probably Matt from an alternate universe where Matt doesn't suck at sports.