Matt Underwood is the principal of the Atlanta Charter Middle School. Prior to ACMS, he worked in different teaching and administrative roles at schools in Chicago, New York, and Boston. He graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois with a degree in history and education, and he earned a master’s in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Mr. Underwood is happily married to his wife Tricia, a learning specialist at the Paideia School. In addition to spending time with his wife and their son, Finch, Mr. Underwood enjoys reading history books, watching the Braves, and running around with his dog, Tony, in the parks of Cabbagetown.