Mr. Howard joined Trust Company of North Carolina in April 2023. He is responsible for developing customized and comprehensive financial plans for clients and their families and managing existing relationships. He places an emphasis on increasing and protecting net worth, tax efficiency, and maximizing cash-flow up to and including through retirement. Matt graduated from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration.
Matt brings ten years of financial experience to the team. Prior to joining Fidelity Bank, he worked for Westpac Wealth Partners in San Diego, California, as a Financial Advisor.
In his free time, Matt is an avid golfer, tennis player, and loves to travel. In 1989, Matt was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers and enjoyed an 11-year career in professional baseball, highlighted by being a member of the 1996 World Champion New York Yankees. He volunteered as a board member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes for over five years. He currently resides in Travelers Rest, South Carolina with his wife, Kimberly, and has two children.