Mr. Mattson graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Superior with a BA degree in Board-Field Social Studies and an emphasis in History Education. He student taught at Northwestern Middle School in Poplar, WI and then taught American History, World History, Futures Prep, Economics, and World Government at Hinckley-Finlayson High School.
He grew up in Embarrass MN. and graduated from Babbitt-Embarrass High School in 2005.
Outside of school, he enjoys playing the drums, spending time outdoors, attending football games, and taking road trips.