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Matt Huffman's Biography
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State Senate (OH) - District 12, Republican
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Wife: Sheryl; 4 Children: Clare, Matthew, Ellen, Sam
JD, University of Cincinnati School of Law, 1982-1985
BA, American Government/Politics, University of Notre Dame, 1979-1982
Senator, Ohio State Senate, District 12, 2017-present
Speaker Pro Tempore, Ohio State House of Representatives, 2012-2014
Representative, Ohio State House of Representatives, 2006-2014
Majority Floor Leader, Ohio State House of Representatives, 2011-2012
Council Member, City Council, City of Lima, 1992-2006
President, City Council, City of Lima, 1998-2006
Former Member, Judiciary Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member, State and Local Government Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Chair, Subcommittee on Redistricting, Ohio State House of Representatives
Partner, Huffman, Kelley, Becker and Brock, 1985-present
Attorney, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Attorney, United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Founding Member, Executive Committee, Assembly of State Legislatures, 2013-present
Board Member/Volunteer Attorney, Quest Academy Community School, 1990-present
Referee, Christian Youth Organization Basketball (CYO), present
Member, Allen County Bar Association
Member, Elks Lodge 54
Member, Heartbeat of Lima
Member, Junior Service League
Member, Knights of Columbus
Member, Lima Chamber of Commerce
Member, Ohio State Bar Association
Member, Saint Charles Church
Co-Chair, Lima Central Catholic High School Development Program, 1999-2001
Secretary, Lima Central Catholic
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