Matt Coburn has two children, Elliot (Eli) and Katrina (Katie). His wife Brandi went to be with the Lord in January 2015 after a 3 1/2 year battle with cancer. Matt grew up in Boston and Pittsburgh, was educated at Princeton University (BA 1991) and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (1996), and then served in campus ministry for 15 years in the northeast and overseas. He first came to Trinity in 2003 as a member, served as an elder, and then was married in 2007 and went overseas 2008-2010 before returning to New Haven and joining the Trinity staff in 2011. Matt's pastoral responsibilities include overseeing Trinity's small groups, children's ministry, and college ministry.