Senators

Ed Charbonneau

Contact Information

200 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
P: 800-382-9467 or 317-232-9494

Legislative Assistant:
Amy Foxworthy
Phone: 317-232-9494

Ed Charbonneau

State Senator - District 5

Elected

Indiana State Senate, 2007-present

Political Affiliation

Republican

Standing Committees

Environmental Affairs, Chair
Appropriations
Health & Provider Services, R.M.
Public Health Subcommittee
Rules & Legislative Procedures

Education

Wabash College, Crawfordsville
Loyola University, Chicago IL, M.B.A.
South Texas College of Law, Houston, TX
(Licensed to practice in Indiana, Texas and Pennsylvania, Federal District Court and the Supreme Court of the United States)

Activities

Power Over Poverty Under Laws of America Restored (POPULAR) 2011 mid-year integrity award recipient
Board Member, Opportunity Enterprises
President, Home Field Advantage Foundation
Former Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, The Methodist Hospitals, Inc.
Former Board Vice Chairman, The Methodist Hospitals, Inc.
Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Indiana Forum
Former head of government and community affairs, U.S. Steel
Former member of the Indiana State Ethics Commission
Former Board Chairman, Porter County United Way
Former Board Chairman, Lake County United Way
Former Executive Board Member of the Northwest Indiana Quality of Life Council
Former Board Chairman, Tradewinds Rehabilitation Center
Former Board of Trustees member, Indiana Dunes Environmental Learning Center
Former member of the Indiana Steel Industry Advisory Commission
Sagamore of the Wabash award recipient
Tradewinds Rehabilitation Center Sempre Vivum award recipient
ABATE of Indiana, Region 2 Member

Military

United States Army Reserves, 1966-1972

Occupation

Attorney

Personal

Wife: Sharon
Two children; four grandchildren

Counties Served

Pulaski County and portions of Jasper, LaPorte, Porter and Starke counties

Ed Charbonneau

State Senator - District 5

Sen. Charbonneau Welcomes Local Students to Statehouse

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Tuesday, February 5, 2013

State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) recently welcomed local students to the Statehouse, where they served as Senate pages.

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Statement from Sen. Charbonneau

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Tuesday, January 22, 2013

State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) made the following statement regarding Gov. Pence’s State of the State Address.

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[s5] Sen. Charbonneau: General Assembly Kicks Off 2013 Budget Session

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Tuesday, November 20, 2012

State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) gathered with fellow legislators today at the Statehouse for Organization Day — the ceremonial start of the 118th Indiana General Assembly’s budget session.

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[s5] Sen. Charbonneau Appointed as 2013-2014 Chairman of Environmental Affairs Committee

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Thursday, November 15, 2012

Indiana Senate President Pro Tempore David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today appointed State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) as chairman of the Senate Committee on Environmental Affairs for the 118th General Assembly.

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[s5] Sen. Charbonneau Congratulates Area Schools

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Thursday, November 1, 2012

State Senator Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) made the following statement today praising 20 area schools for earning ‘A’ grades in Indiana’s 2011-2012 school year performance review:

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[s5] Sen. Ed Charbonneau Praised for 100 Percent Voting Record

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Thursday, October 4, 2012

Senate President Pro Tempore David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today praised State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) for his outstanding 2012 voting attendance record of 100 percent.

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[s5] COLUMN: Indiana Agriculture Update from the Rural Caucus

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Saturday, August 25, 2012

It probably comes as no surprise to Hoosiers that agriculture is a critical part of our state’s economic future.

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[s5] COLUMN: Indiana Agriculture Update from the Rural Caucus

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Friday, August 24, 2012

It probably comes as no surprise to Hoosiers that agriculture is a critical part of our state’s economic future.

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[s5] Tonight is National Night Out Against Crime

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Tuesday, August 7, 2012

State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) encourages citizens of Northwest Indiana to turn on their porch lights tonight for the 29th annual “National Night Out Against Crime” (NNO).

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[s5] Sen. Charbonneau Commends Valpo Students on AP Scores

Posted by: Evan Eikenberry  | Tuesday, July 24, 2012

State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) made the following statement regarding the announcement that 45 Valparaiso High School students earned AP Scholar recognition:

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Ed Charbonneau

State Senator - District 5

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