Matt LaMotte / History teacher


A native of Maryland's Eastern Shore, Matt grew up in Baltimore and attended St. Paul's School for Boys. He then attended Washington & Lee University, where he majored in History and played lacrosse. Matt continues to follow his passion for lacrosse by coaching and playing on a high level. He is also an avid bird watcher and hunter (especially waterfowl), and fly fisherman. Matt is very proud of his two sons, Matt Jr., a media producer for Interscope/Universal Records, and Peter, a Navy veteran who served tours of duty in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Matt has taught at college preparatory schools in New Hampshire, Ohio, and Virginia. Here at Middleburg Academy, Matt will teach a variety of History and Social Studies courses - Western Civilization, US History, AP European History, and International Relations - as well as being an advisor to the Model UN Club.