Matthew Paul Sloan is an American director and comedian from Madison, Wisconsin. He and his friend Aaron Yonda are notable as the co-creators of Chad Vader, who he also voices in both series and 'spin-off' episodes. Additionally, he appears in season one as the main antagonist, and has a minor appearance in the first few episodes of the second series as said antagonist's father. He hosts a movie reviewing and discussion show on YouTube called \"Welcome to the Basement\" with his friend Craig Johnson, who stars in the web series \"Chad Vader: Day Shift Manager\" as well. Furthermore, he leads regularly with his friend Aaron Yonda in a popular web series \"Beer and Board Games.\"