Matthew Benak's Biography
Matthew Benak was born in San Francisco, California, but was raised in Modesto. Matthew graduated from Beyer High School in 1987 and went on to attend college at the University of California San Diego, where he graduated with a BA in Psychology in 1993. After a little traveling abroad, he worked as a Ski Instructor, River Guide, and Dive Instructor in such places as Colorado, Wyoming, California, and Central America. He attended Santa Barbara City College from 1997 to 1999 where he earned an AS in Marine Diving Technology and an AS as a Recreational Diving Specialist. After a knee injury, Matthew acquired his Appraisal Trainee License and his Real Estate Salesperson License and began working in the industry in 2004. After working with a few brokers, Matthew found a good fit with Century 21 M&M and Associates and has been with the company since June 2010.