FAVIA 225 confirms Matthew McClinton as a guest speaker

Matthew has been around balloons since birth and first soloed at the age of 14. Growing up in the sport Matthew has traveled to balloon events around the country as well as Mexico and China.

Matthew has a degree in Marketing from the University of Indiana and a Law degree from the University of Louisville.

In October of 2016 Matthew became a member of the Professional Ride Operators Board of Directors. Matthew currently lives in Louisville, KY with his wife Kelly and helps run SkyCab Balloon Promotions, a family-owned full service hot air balloon company.