Up Front on the Back Page. Matthew Browne

Boswell, Susan
May 2013
Volta Voices;May/Jun2013, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p52
An interview with Matthew Browne, counselor of Leadership Opportunities for Teens (LOFT), an organization that helps children with hearing difficulties. When asked about his most memorable experience as a LOFT counselor he referred to his first year as a counselor when he realized how much the kids could inspire him who was supposed to inspire their lives.


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