Matthew Ferremi

Community Relations Associate

At Epoch 5, Matt assists with community relations for the Long Island Railroad Third Track construction project. On a day-to-day basis, he works closely with the outreach manager while also serving as an advocate to the public.

Prior to joining Epoch 5, Matt worked as a reporter for the Nassau Herald, a weekly community newspaper that covers the Five Towns area of Nassau County. During his two and a half years at the Hearld, Matt wrote 500 articles on such topics as local politics, schools, and notable residents of the Five Towns.

A graduate of SUNY New Paltz, Matt was an editorial member of the school’s publication the New Paltz Oracle for four semesters. This included working as a sportswriter and the editor of the news section. While at New Paltz, Matt also worked as an intern reporter for school’s athletic communications department and the Albany-based Legislative Gazette, covering state politics. He graduated from New Paltz in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in political science. Matt also obtained an associate’s degree in journalism from Suffolk County Community College in 2015.

Matt is a native of East Islip and when he is not in the office, you can catch him on a Long Island golf course.