Matthew Ortman was born in Scottsdale Arizona and Raised in Highland Mi. He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago in 2013 with a Degree in Pastoral ministry and Bible. In 2013-2014 he worked at his home church Grace in White Lake Mi where he started and ran a college ministry. In 2014-2015 he worked at Fairfax Community Church in Fairfax Virginia with middle school and high school students. Now he is greatly excited that God has brought him to Hope as the Young Adult intern. Matt has a great desire to teach the word of God and look after the spiritual needs of others.
He is laid back person who loves having fun and spending time with people. He is film/ tv buff, avid reader, and music lover. He loves dancing (especially swing) and has a contagious laugh.