Matt Anderson is one of the famous and prominent American professional volleyball players. In addition, Matt Anderson is also known as a member of the United States men’s national volleyball team and the Azimut Modena club. He rose to fame as a participant in the Olympic games (2012, 2016). Let’s learn more about his professional and personal life in detail.
Matt’s full name is Matthew John Anderson. He was born on April 18, 1987. Currently he is 34 years old. Matt’s nationality is American while his ethnicity is not known from any information sources. His place of birth is in West Seneca, New York, USA. Based on his date of birth, Matthew’s zodiac sign is Aries.
he was also born to Nancy Anderson and Michael Anderson. His siblings are Joshua Anderson, Jennifer Anderson, Joelle Anderson and Amy Anderson. Unfortunately, his father passed away in January 2010. From a young age he was very interested in volleyball. That’s because he used to play with his sister Joelle.
Speaking about his academic credentials, Anderson went to West Seneca West Senior High School. In 2995 he graduated from college. He later enrolled at Penn State University.
working life and career
Anderson’s first professional volleyball debut in 2008 for the South Korean championship with Cheonan Hyundai Capital Skywalkers. He also played for the Russian championship with Zenit Kazan in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. In 2012 he moved to Russia to Zenit Kazan. Ultimately, he paused his volleyball career on October 29, 2014.
It was because of his depression. And then he decided to return to Zenit Kazan in 2014 only in CEV champion league matches. Then, in 2017, he signed a contract to stay at Zenit Kazan for one more season. Also, Matthew returned to Modena Volley for the 2019/20 season. Amazingly, in 2014 he was part of a team that won a gold medal in the 2014 World League. Some of his awards include MIVA All-Championship Team (2008), NCAA Division – Most Valuable Player (2008), and Player of the Year United States (2012 and 2013). In addition, he has also won the FIVB Nations League – Best Opposite Spiker (2018 and 2019).
Amazingly, he was named the NCAA Championship’s Outstanding Player. His achievements include EIVA Player of the Year, AVCA National Player of the Year, AVCA First Team All-America, and All-EIVA First Team. He also won a bronze medal at the Russian Championship and the CEV Champions League in 2012-2013. There are also several other awards and achievements he has received, including national and individual awards.
Based on some sources and reports, his estimate net worth is around $1 million and $5 million. His net worth is estimated in the range of this amount. His main source of income is his job as a volleyball player. Nonetheless, his annual salary, personal belongings and other notations are not available in the latest sources and reports.
Also, his relationship status is not married to the date. As of 2022, he is in a relationship with Jackie Gillum. Jackie Gillum is a professional food/lifestyle photographer. Also, they started dating in March 2018. He had previously proposed to her and she said yes in May 2019.
Matthew doesn’t seem to have dated anyone before. He may not be in a relationship with any girl or woman. Perhaps he was more focused on his professional life and career rather than emphasizing his personal and private matters.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Regarding his body measurements, its exact Height is 6 feet and 8 inches. On the other hand, he weighs around 86 kg. His hair is black-brown for the same reason. And he has hazel eyes. As a professional player, he was able to maintain his athletic physique. Still, other details like hip girth, chest girth, bicep girth are not inaccessible in public.
Matt Anderson is quite active on social media platforms. She has her own verified and official accounts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. On Facebook, his username is I Matt Anderson with 125,000 followers on it. Similarly, he can be found on Twitter at @MattAnderson_1 and has 74.6k followers. And Anderson has 308,000 followers Instagram with the username @mja5041.