Born, raised and originally educated in San Diego California, Matthew Wion earned his Ph. D. in Philosophy from Marquette in August of 2011. In March of 2015, he and his family moved back to San Diego. Since then he has been teaching at The University of San Diego (USD), Southwestern College, Cal State San Marcos, and San Diego Oasis. He is happily married to Erica, his wife of 10 years; they have a 9 year old son, Henry, and 7 year old son, Jameson.