Matt Shackelford was born in Snellville, Georgia. He moved to Palmetto, Florida when he was ten years old and began attending Church On The Rock with his family. Matt attended Palmetto Christian School before graduating from Palmetto High School. He then attended Palmetto Master’s Commission for three years and graduated with his Ministerial License from Great Commission Ministerial Association. While attending COTR, Matt discovered his love and great talent for Children’s Ministry. He worked with children’s ministry and daycare for over eight years at COTR.
Matt & and is wife Nicole currently serve as the Youth & children’s pastors at Resonate Life Church in Bradenton.