Matt Wigdahl began his teaching career with Kindergartners and the next 28 with high schoolers at Douglas County Schools,-teaching Literature, Grammar, Composition and Creative Writing. Matt developed a Humanities Course and a Literature of Film Class. His love of film prompted him to spend summer sessions at CU teaching the Films of Alfred Hitchcock and give over 50 lectures in library film series throughout Douglas and Jefferson Counties. Matt is a published poet who writes sonnets. He’s earned BA degrees in History and English from CSU, and a Masters of Humanities from CU in film study and art history. Matt, Pam and their daughter, Liz, live in Castle Rock and Cannon Beach, Ore.