Growing up in beautiful San Martin, Matthew Barreras ’90 was surrounded by lush landscapes and a home filled with laughter. He had a keen sense for business and a green thumb that served him well throughout his life. After college, Matt started out on what would become a very fruitful career in agriculture. In his free time he loved traveling and athletics. Matt and his wife, Dawn Barreras ’92, were partners in life and partners in adventure, and enjoyed many great travels together. He was immensely proud of his daughter, Sofia. The two shared a love and discipline for soccer and running. Matt had the most brilliant smile, the most infectious laugh, and the warmest hugs. Matt died on Feb. 12, 2022, and is survived by family including his brother Nathan Barreras ’97 and sister Laura Barreras ’84.