Matt Byars got spotted on Sonja Morgan’s Instagram @sonjatmorgan on 16 January 2022, and fans being fans have been loving it, ever since!
As it happens Sonja of the Real Housewives of New York City had the help of Matt, in holding her phone and glasses, whom she seemed to have borrowed from Real Housewives of Potomac star Karen Huger.
Yes! You got it right. Real Housewives followers have seen Matt before. Let us tell you more in this ‘Matt Byars Bio’.
Matt Byars On Real Housewives
As per his IMDB profile, Matt Byars made appearances in a total of 18 episodes of The Real Housewives of Potomac TV series from 2018 to 2020. He was especially a fan favorite during RHOP‘s fourth season.
Matt’s role on the reality TV series was (of course) of Karen Huger’s assistant. However, his bond with Karen, as shown, is just so much more than professional. The boss and employee go back several years. They first met when Matt was a teenager (16 or 17). Karen had helped him through the struggling phase of his life before she hired him to work for her.
This is one reason why a lot of people call her “Mama Karen” in RHOP. Because she loves helping young folks.
Now, with that being said, Sonja and Karen are not the only reality Housewives that Matt has hung out with. A look over his social media feed reveals that he has fun-enough encounters also with Melissa Gorga, Luann de Lesseps, and Erika Jayne.
Matt Byars Age
Matt Byars, in his words, became a “little bit older, a lot more fabulous” as he turned 32 in 2019. Every year the 17th of September marks Matt’s birthday. So, on this day in 2021, he reached the age of 34.
Does Matt Byars Have A Partner?
Matt Byars proudly identifies as a member of the LGBTQ community. Yes, he is openly gay.
As for having a partner, his relationship status currently appears to be single.
Matt Byars Net Worth
Matt Byars reportedly had almost $300 thousand net worth as of January 2022.
As per LinkedIn, Matt is a full-time talent and publicity manager at Prince Marketing Group. He has been in this job since 2013.
Matt specializes in artist management, booking, and branding/social media. Over the years, he massed a client list and Rolodex of contacts that includes some of the show biz’ most recognizable names. He has a programmed talent for The Kennedy Center, Inaugural Balls, various charities and galas, top-tier casinos around the world, and fortune 500 companies working with talents such as Sir Elton John, Jerry Seinfeld, Jimmy Fallon, Chrissy Teigen, Eddie Murphy, Jay Leno, Tina Fey, Tony Bennett, and many others.
Before that, back in 2010, Matt graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Frostburg State University.
Now, a hint on his salary would be: as per salary.com, the average public relations manager salary in the United States is $113,659; the range typically falls between $99,519 and $130,496.
Matt Byars Height
When Matt Byars met his favorite Chelsea Handler at Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken in April 2019, he made sure to keep this as a memory in one of his photographs, referencing to which we can tell you that he stands 6 feet tall alongside the late-night talk show host who is 5′ 6″.
Also so you know, back in July 2018, Matt underwent plastic surgery for weight loss in 2015 when nothing else worked for him. The surgery was successful and according to his doctor, who called Matt one of his favorite patients, Matt had tried all other fat loss options but failed. That is why he decided to go under knives.
He has tried other #fatloss options but nothing worked for him.
Has Matt Byars Revealed His Family?
Matt Byars has got a beautiful mother to whom he dedicates the likes of “First my mother, forever my friend. happy Mother’s Day x0x0” on Mother’s Day and other special occasions.
He also is very close with his dad. And though Matt claims there is “no resemblance whatsoever” with his dad, he is the exact carbon copy of him.
The other family member Matt mentioned on his social media is his aunt/godmother, Debra Hyssong Veith when she passed away untimely, at the age of 61, in May 2018. From what Matt wrote, recalling memories of her, she died of cancer and she was pretty close to him.
(Of course) Matt also considers Karen as his family. And the feeling is mutual. Even Karen believes that she and Matt are powerhouses together and whenever they come together, they make great things happen off-screen, in family and personal life other than also making things happen fantastic on-screen.
Where Is Matt Byars From?
Matt Byars is currently based in Washington, District of Columbia in the United States.
Is Matt Byars On Instagram?
Yes, Matt did take part on Instagram as of 24 January 2022. The account @officialmattbyars included 304 posts and 6,138 followers.
Matt also handled a Facebook account with his full name ‘Matthew David Byars’.