Matt Shepherd received his BA in Film and Media Arts from Temple University in Philadelphia.  Following college, he worked in various facets of the industry. Upon moving to Los Angeles, Matt worked at IFA Talent Agency, followed by producing the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA); an internationally recognized film festival.  He began producing digital content for his youtube channel MEET MATT SHEP and film work including AFFIRMATIONS.  Through his content he has worked with top brands, and organizations including The National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA) and BetterHelp.  He regularly speaks and collaborates with organizations regarding mental health awareness for marginalized voices, including men's mental health, and eating disorder recovery for men. He continues to build his production company working with filmmakers,  content creators, and actors to create work that brings conciousness to social and cultural issues that affect us all.