Matthew Brown is from Boston, Massachusetts. He attends Howard University and is a member of the Men’s Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field team, where he competes in the decathlon. He is a senior, Mechanical Engineering Major with a love for math and science. Also known as “Stretch,” Matthew joined The Grassroots Project in his freshman year as a special way to spread health awareness to the youth of Washington, D.C. He believes that every child should be aware of the dangers associated with unsafe sexual practices and wants to teach children how to take proper preventative measures. After graduating from Howard University Stretch will pursue his passion for golf as a member of the Professional Golfers Association (PGA) and The First Tee Program. With great ambition, Matthew hopes to play, work and teach the game of golf all around the world.