Matthew Copeland is the senior digital content producer at First Coast News. Matthew hails from Montgomery, Alabama, and is a proud graduate of the University of Alabama.
Since starting out in news in 2014, he worked at stations in Montgomery, Alabama, Toledo, Ohio and Tyler, Texas before coming to Jacksonville.
He has covered a variety of events and stories throughout his career from the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma to interviewing Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson.
Outside of news, Matthew is a big history buff and passionate college football fan, cheering especially hard for the Crimson Tide. He also enjoys traveling, talking to his family and friends, and beating his younger brother and fiancé in anything competitive.