State Program DirectorMatt Oswald grew up in northern Michigan all of his life, graduating with a Bachelor’s in Education from Central Michigan University in 2003. Matt enjoyed playing college baseball at CMU as well as coaching high school sports for a few years as an educator. Matt joined the Benchmark Family Services team in Indianapolis in 2014 as a Therapeutic Support Specialist working mainly with the male teenagers placed in our care. He became part of our Program Support team in September 2015, to help maintain quality and to develop processes to assist our staff to be efficient and compliant in the State of Indiana. Matt and his wife are also licensed Therapeutic Foster Parents and currently have two children in their home. Matt participates in a leadership and personal development program with a focus on mentoring and leadership within the community. He enjoys spending time with his family, church, outdoor activities and traveling to Michigan to visit family.