Mathew is the leader of Gold Team. Mathew is strong willed and a highly skilled fighter and commander. Mathew was born in 2534 on Stallion IV, and was kidnapped into the Spartan II Class III project when he was six. Mathew was close to the members of his squad, and was deeply hurt when two of them died during augumentation. Mathew was especially close to Anna, and there whispers of romantic relationships between them. Whether or not this is true, it never came to fruiton; Anna died during augumentation in 2548. Mathew is deeply commited to his squad, and is also greatly loyal to the UNSC. Mathew is a highly skilled strategic commander, and does profoundly well at missions requiring assasination.