Matt Millar was born in Northern Ireland in 1929 and has lived in Whitby since 1953.
His association with sports includes the following:
- 1965-72: Director of the Whitby Minor Lacrosse Assn
- 1969-72: President, Whitby B&R Transporters Jr. B Lacrosse Club
- Life Member of the Whitby Jr. Lacrosse Club
- Manager, 1972-73 Whitby Bantam AA Hockey Club that was Lakeshore League Champion, OMHA Group Champion and OMHA Eastern Ontario Champion
- Assistant Coach, 1974-75 Whitby Midget AA Hockey Club which, after defeating Sweden 4 to 2 in the tournament final, was the International Silver Stick Champions.