Matthew R. O’Brien

Matt O'Brien
Matt is a freelance writer who spends the majority of his working days producing software for NASA’s Earth Science Data Systems Program, and is a husband and dad to two. Ever the multipotentialite, Matt’s interests vary widely, from watching and playing almost every sport or physical activity imaginable, to reading philosophy, self-help, and fantasy books, to even honing his set at DC area stand-up comedy clubs. Matt loves to nerd out on language, having studied linguistics and English grammar in college, and has parlayed this passion into a part-time writing consulting company called Matterwords.
  • Location: Leesburg, VA
  • Education: Ursinus College

About The Everygirl Media Group

This generation of dads is doing it differently.

You want to raise a good kid, be a solid partner, and still have some time for yourself. It’s a lot, and it goes fast. From those first steps to packing the car for college, raising a good human is no (dad) joke.

So think of us as a group of dads just trying to figure it out. We’re all about tips, parenting hacks, and raising a glass to the guys who are redefining what it means to be Dad.