Keller, Matt

Matt-KellerMatt Keller is the founder and lead pastor of Next Level Church in Fort Myers, FL. Since its humble beginnings with four people in 2002, Next Level Church has grown to over 1,800 weekly attenders.

Matt is the author of the book, The Up the Middle Church… Playing the Game of Ministry One Yard at a Time. Since the book’s release in December of 2008, its principles have been received and implemented by hundreds of pastors and leaders of churches both large and small.

With an increase in pastors and leaders desiring coaching and training, Matt founded Next Level Coaching in 2010. Next Level Coaching is a leadership resource company that provides face-to-face coaching and training through online video environments to pastors and leaders across the United States.

Matt is a passionate communicator who uses humor and storytelling to captivate audiences in the weekly services of Next Level Church, and as he travels and speaks to various audiences across the country. His real life experience in church planting, pastoring, leadership development and consulting make him a fresh and creative voice in the church world today.

Matt has over 15 years of ministry experience. He lives in Fort Myers, FL with his wife Sarah and their two boys.