Hawk Tale Player of the week: Matt Cook

Matt Cook is a senior at UNCW. He will be graduating in May with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and a Minor in Leadership. He was a member of the UNCW Storytellers in the Fall 2015 semester. He is very excited to be a part of the Hawk Tale Players in his last semester at UNCW. Before attending UNCW, Matt was active as a recreation center referee as well as an Assistant Scout Master for troop 192 in Valdese. He earned the Eagle Scout rank on September 11th 2012 and has earned many other honors in scouting, including the Order of the Arrow’s Vigil Honor and Founders Award.


Matt has worked at Camp Bud Schiele for five summers in a row since 2011 and accompanies a good amount of his success from his experiences there. During his downtime he enjoys recording videos and doing research on the film and media industry. After graduating from UNCW, Matt plans on moving out of the state and approaching a career in Public Relations or Social Media.