SGA | Student Body Vice President

Matt Young

Major: Philosophy

Matt grew up in an evangelical, fundamentalist Christian home. After high school, he served in the U.S. Army, got married, and is now the father of two boys. He is completing a B.A. in Philosophy from Houghton College and is considering graduate work in the field. As the Student Body Vice President, he is committed to ensuring all students receive representation and are respected as individuals, regardless of gender, race, sexual orientation, religion, or age. He hopes to inspire others to live a life of love that is guided by knowledge.

“The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. Neither love without knowledge, nor knowledge without love can produce a good life.” - Bertrand Russell