Matthew Casey is a columnist for the Medford Transcript. His column is nationally syndicated through GateHouse Media and regularly reaches 600,000 readers. Overall, the column has appeared in more than 200 newspapers in 20 states with a cumulative circulation of over 1.2 million. Matthew received his bachelor's degree from the University of Massachusetts and subsequently earned a JD and an MBA. His background includes experience in operations, program and project management, marketing, communications, contract procurement, administrative law, professional training and organizational development. Matthew is currently the director of training for a large organization. Matthew has been an adjunct professor of law and business since 1995 and currently teaches at several colleges and universities (courses include strategic management, organizational behavior, business law, corporations, real estate law, critical thinking, professional writing and marketing). Matthew currently resides in the Greater Boston area with his wife and two children.