Matthew “Matt” Earl is the owner/operator of three World of Beer restaurants in Maryland. Prior to becoming a restauranteur, he was an associate professor in the Radiation Oncology Department at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (2000-2013), where he oversaw the technical operations of the Radiation Oncology program at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. During his time there, Matt authored and co-authored numerous journal articles, was the director of the Dosimetry Education Program, and authored two patents.
Since 2018, Matt has served on the board of directors of the Anne Arundel Arts Council as co-chair of the Grants Committee and member of the Arts in Education Committee. He has also been a member of the Physics Advisory Council for the Physics and Astronomy Department at the Johns Hopkins University and the board of trustees for Baldwin Memorial United Methodist Church.
Matt earned a B.A. in physics from Johns Hopkins University in 1994 and a PhD in physics from Boston University in 2000. He currently resides in Edgewater, MD, with his wife, Diane, and two sons, Austin and Matthew. In his spare time, Matt enjoys exercising, playing golf, cooking, and traveling.