About Matt Lockett
Matt has served as State Representative of the 39th House District since 2021. He has advocated for the people of the district by supporting and voting for pro-life, pro-2nd Amendment, pro-business and pro-family legislation. Matt has had a hand in expanding school choice, reducing income taxes and promoting liberty and freedom. During the pandemic, Matt stood with families and promoted medical freedom and individual choice. He stood with parents and school districts when the Governor wanted to mandate masks in all schools. At every turn, he has been on your side, fighting for you and your family values.
“Our district needs reliable and selfless conservative leadership in Frankfort,” Lockett said. “I have devoted my career to helping families and businesses in our area have better and stronger futures, and as your State Representative, I have continued to fight for these principles every day.”
Lockett, who lives in Jessamine County, is currently a financial advisor at Family Wealth Group. He works to help people and businesses manage their money to strengthen their financial foundations so families and companies can have brighter futures with more opportunities.
Lockett is an experienced financial services professional and consumer advocate. Before returning to the private sector in 2017, he led the Kentucky Department of Insurance’s Health and Life / Property and Casualty Divisions. As division director, Lockett helped educate, inform and protect the public regarding insurance in Kentucky.
Lockett, a life-long Republican, is also the former chair of the Jessamine County Republican Party. He has worked with local elected officials, the state Republican Party and many other state officials to ensure strong conservative leadership in Jessamine County and Kentucky.
He is an ambassador with the National Alzheimer’s Association, where he volunteers to bring awareness and to find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease. He is also an Honorable Kentucky Colonel and a member of the Jessamine County Chamber of Commerce.
Lockett resides in Jessamine County with his two children, one in high school and one in college.