Conservative Republican

 100% Pro Life

 Member of the NRA


A Family Man of Faith

Faith and family are at the center of Matthew’s life. He is married to Katelyn, a former school teacher at McGuffey Elementary in Newark. They are the proud parents of Lydia (2), and are expecting a baby girl in May. Matthew is an active member of Covenant Community Church and an avid supporter of Heartbeats of Licking County.

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The right Temperament

Matthew is a committed constitutional conservative who is decisive and principled. Matthew was an Ashbrook Scholar at Ashland University and President of the Federalist Society at Washington & Lee University Law School.

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The Experience We Need

Matthew serves as Magistrate in both the Licking County Court of Common Pleas and Domestic Relations Court. Appointed as a magistrate in 2007, Matthew has served Licking County with honor and dignity for over a decade.