Matt Hershberger is a writer based out of Red Bank, New Jersey. 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, and for a while worked for the pro-immigrant American Immigration Council.

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 blogs regularly on this, his personal page, and also on the activist's guide Enough to be Dangerous.

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.