Growing up in Libertyville, IL, Matt Scott cut his musical teeth playing alt-rock in and around the Chicago music scene. While studying film\video at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, he met his wife Brooke. Through her support and encouragement, Matt became a member of St. Marcus which eventually led to his becoming a member of Koiné. In the summer of 2010, Matt left his television career behind as he became the final member of Koiné to join full time.
Matt and Brooke have two daughters Anona, born in 2010, and Juniper, born in 2012.