Matt Patterson has been with The Oklahoman since 2006. Prior to joining the news staff in 2010, Patterson worked in The Oklahoman's sports department for five years. He previously worked at The Lawton Constitution and The Edmond Sun.
Patterson attended Jenks High School and The University of Oklahoma majoring in History. He and his wife, Krisan, were married in 2004 and live in Oklahoma City with their two dogs and one evil cat. When not working, Matt enjoys spending time outdoors and following his beloved New England Patriots.