Matthew Zdun lives in Illinois and was born in 1997.
• Matthew's favorite subject is either algebra or literature.
• He is a member of Math Counts math club, Junior Young Leadership Society, Broadcast Club, Safety Patrol, student council, and Singing Cardinals.
• Some of his hobbies are drawing, golfing, writing, playing guitar, and singing.
• The career Matthew is most interested in is broadcast journalism.
"From watching the news, and from my own experiences, I know that the world is full of diverse living styles and diverse people everywhere. It is my dream to be given the opportunity to see places for myself."