Matt Lilley was born in eastern North Carolina and came to the Triangle to go to school at UNC Chapel Hill. He graduated in 2007 with a degree in American History and immediately began working for the YMCA of the Triangle. His career with the Y has allowed him to be involved with everything from summer camp, youth sports, health and wellness, and most recently he serves as the Associate Executive Branch Director of Adult Programs at the Alexander Family YMCA.
He is married to his wife Brooke who is a Physicians Assistant with Duke Urgent Care. They have a 3 year old daughter and will have another daughter in August.