Matt Long is a native to Watauga County, a Watauga High School Graduate, and an alumni of Appalachian State University where he recieved his BS degree in Construction Technology in 2000.
Upon graduation from Appalachian State University, Matt began working as a Project Manager for a commercial builder in Charlotte, NC, where he remained for six years prior to branching out on his own. In 2004, Matt created Capehart Construction & Renovation, LLC completing residential building projects across the High Country as well as continuing projects in Charlotte. Matthew holds a NC general contracting license and has achieved his LEED Accredited Professional designation from the US Green Building Council.
Matt continues to reside in downtown Boone with his wife Sarah and their two children Sadie Rose and Levi. In his free time, Matt enjoys spending time with his family and the occasional round of golf!