Matthew Schott was born and raised in Reston, Virginia. He got his BA in theatre from Virginia Tech before moving to New York City in 2014. An improviser for 11 years, Matthew is well versed in the comedic arts.

His original theatrical works include Refresh: Stories of Sex, Love and The InternetJamie & Duncan's Glorious Suicide at the End of the World, and The Saga of the Shining Emblem: Chapter VII: The Legend of Destiny.