Matt (Matt) Duffield (R-SH053)
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Capitol: 501.682.7771
FAX: 501.682.1936
District: 888.946.6288
Arkansas House of Representatives
Room 350 State Capitol Building 500 Woodlane Street
Little Rock, AR 72201

District Office:
500 Woodlane Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
Elected: 2022    Next Election: 2024
Committee Assignments
MemberSubcommittee on Courts and Civil Law
MemberSubcommittee on Legislative, Military, and Veterans Affairs
MemberHouse Committee on Rules
MemberHouse Committee on Judiciary
MemberHouse Committee on Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative and Military Affairs
Counties Representing
Craighead / Crittenden


Rep. Matt Duffield is serving his first term in the Arkansas House of Representatives. He represents District 53, which includes Russellville and other portions of Pope County.

For The 94th General Assembly, Rep. Duffield serves on the House Judiciary Committee, and the House Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative and Military Affairs Committee.

Rep. Duffield graduated from Harding University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and is a small business owner. He is the President of Big River Materials and the Vice President of Duffield Gravel Company.

Rep. Duffield had a successful 20-year career as a sports-entertainment promoter, producer, and wrestler as "Matt Riviera". He has also starred in many reality shows and movies.

Long active in the Pope County community, he is a member of the Kiwanis Club and the First Baptist Church of Pottsville. He has helped promote fundraising efforts on behalf of the Special Olympics and is the host of the annual Jock Davis Veterans Lunch, which honors Russellville veterans for their service.