Matthew Gerding


Matthew will continue to bring important representation to Somersworth City Council!


Matt is a tireless leader, educator, and community advocate. For nearly a decade, Matt has served as an educator, teaching middle school science and working to build strong relationships between the Somersworth schools and city government. As a city councilor he has helped advance projects related to the environment and sustainability, such as a city pollinator gardens, expanded community gardens, and city solar. He also has worked to shepherd new projects, businesses, and development into Somersworth, all while maintaining the charm and historic character of the city. He is a passionate advocate for public schools and education funding, and believes in building strong community resources for all.