Matthew Powell

Program Director

Matthew Powell obtained his Bachelor of Science, Special Education from Trevecca Nazarene University. In 2018, he obtained his Master’s degree in Educational Leadership and Administration from Trevecca. Prior to joining the ACT team, Matthew started his career at High Hopes Development Center as a teacher and sports coordinator.

He later taught at Independence High School in Williamson County and served as Special Education department head and assistant football coach. Matthew most recently worked for Maury County Schools’ district office serving as Special Education Coordinator.

Matthew is married to his wife Elizabeth, and together, they have two-year-old twins, Lucy Pearl and Walker. When not serving our ACT community, Matthew enjoys time with friends and family. He enjoys outdoor activities like camping, kayaking, football, and fishing.