We live in the Macalester-Groveland neighborhood of St. Paul, Minnesota. It's a streetcar neighborhood built in the 1910's and 1920's, with small houses, sidewalks, and interesting folks. No streetcars, though.
Currently, Matt works for Thomson Reuters, the latest chapter in a checkered career in database marketing with
The Lacek Group,
Select Comfort, and before that as a full-time manager with
Concordia Language Villages in
Many professional details are on Matt's resume page at mattwells.com. Lara worked for many years at 3M as a toxicologist, but now manages a couple of boys (three if you count Matt). Our son Charlie was born March 13, 2004. Our son Andy was born April 20, 2006.
Current internet projects include the Minneapolis - St. Paul Sacred Harp Home Page.
Matt grew up in Cleveland, Ohio; his dad is a retired mathematics professor and his mom is a speech pathologist who now live down the street in St Paul. His brother Peter is an art instructor for Cuyahoga Community College and Cleveland State University. Lara grew up in Clarion, Iowa; her mom is a computer programmer and her dad is a retired speech pathologist. Her brother Wayne lives near Des Moines, IA.
We enjoy shape-note singing, reading news papers, and Matt enjoys following the Cleveland professional baseball team. Charlie likes the Minnesota Twins. Matt's an alumnus of Cleveland Heights High School and Case Western Reserve University. Lara's an alumna of Clarion High School and Grinnell College.
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