Matthew Bates

Matthew is an Associate at Park Square.

Matthew serves clients across all three of the firm’s practice specialties, primarily as a candidate developer. Prior to joining Park Square, he served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps in various functions such as Company Level Intelligence Cell Chief, Assistant Patrol Leader, and Foreign Weapons Instructor.

Matthew is an enthusiastic hiker and outdoorsman, and spends free weekends tackling one trail after another in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. When given the chance, he travels around Europe and the world with his wife, Lisa.

He earned both his B.A. cum laude and his M.A. in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, with a minor in Russian and Eurasian Studies. Matthew was born and raised in America’s hometown of Plymouth, MA.