Matt Martin

Matt Martin

  • Title: Admission Counselor
  • Territory: Missouri schools with zip codes beginning with 630-639; 648, 654-658; Illinois schools with zip codes beginning with 612, 614, 620-624, 628-629; Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington DC
  • Educational Background: B.A., Drake University
  • Hometown: Little Rock, Arkansas

Three interesting facts about Matt: 

  1. I have full conversations in my sleep (so I’m told).
  2. I LOVE any music produced before 1980 - all of it.
  3. I’m a musical theatre geek.

Why do you love Drake? I love the entire Drake family. From the professors, to the facilities staff, to the President, everyone makes you feel welcome.

What is your favorite thing to do in the Des Moines?I love “people-watching” at the Iowa State Fair every year - my biggest guilty pleasure.

Favorite food to get in Hubbell Dining Hall? The BBQ Chicken Pizza normally served on Tuesdays during the lunch hour.

Advice for prospective students: Cast a wide net when starting your college search. Ask tough questions and talk with current students.



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