Mathew is originally from Fort Worth, Texas. He moved to Austin in 2011 to pursue BMX. Earning a cosmetology license from Avenue Five Institute in Austin, Texas; Mathew is highly trained in Wella coloring and Sassoon precision cutting. He has taken advanced cutting classes with former Creative Director for Sassoon, Cole Thompson. 

Mathew loves the diversity of hair and the creativity that comes with it, with an eye for texture and movement. He enjoys the process of talking with clients about the color and style that would be fit their needs, and then achieving it. He is excited to be a part of the Jose Luis team, and furthering his education in his profession.