Matthew Bristol is a third year student at Grand Valley State
University double majoring in Spanish and Education and minoring in
Political Science. Matt has always had a passion for leadership and
serving others and has found many ways to develop his leadership
skills throughout high school and college. Currently, he serves as a
Resident Assistant for Laker Village Apartments, sits on the Executive
Board of Grand Valley's Residence Housing Association, and is a desk
assistant in the department of Housing and Residence Life. Matt truly
enjoys learning new things and is always willing to try something new.
He is very excited for his first year in the Cook Leadership Academy
and hopes to learn from others and their diverse perspectives and experiences.