Matthew Kaczmarek was born and raised in South Bend, Indiana. He currently serves as the Program Director of Dismas House of Indiana. He has been coming to Dismas since he was 5 years old, with his aunt, the former Executive Director. After graduating from Clay High School, Matt attended Indiana University at Bloomington. He earned his Bachelors of Science in Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts in 2016. Matt was an AmeriCorps volunteer before accepting the Program Director position at Dismas in 2018. Matt likes to watch sports with his family and his dog, Neytiri. He is also a member of Kiwanis Club, The Partnership, volunteers at Cultivate as well as serving as a Board Member of Men's Talk.