Senators

Brent Waltz

Contact Information

200 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 800-382-9467 or 317-232-9400
Email: Senator.Waltz@iga.in.gov

Legislative Assistant:
Whitney Elkin
Phone: 317-234-9425

Media Contact:
Matt Werner
Phone: 317-232-9539

Brent Waltz

State Senator - District 36

Elected

Indiana State Senate, 2004 - Present
President, Johnson County Council, 2003-2004
Johnson County Council, 2000-2004

Political Affiliation

Republican

Standing Committees

Pensions & Labor, Ranking Member
Appropriations
Corrections & Criminal Law

Education

Wabash College, BA, Cum Laude
Center Grove High School 

Activities

Trustee, Center Grove Education Foundation
Founder, “Wabash Commentary”
Ex Officio Member, IUPUI Board of Directors

Honors

National Merit Scholar
Eagle Scout — Gold, Silver and Bronze Palms

Occupation

Chairman and CEO, The Baron Group, Inc
Chairman, Velox Express

Counties Served

Portions of Johnson and Marion counties

Brent Waltz

State Senator - District 36

MEDIA ADVISORY

Posted by: Co  | Friday, January 23, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE STATEHOUSE (Jan. 23, 2015) – Legislative proposals included in the crime-reduction package introduced by Central Indiana Senators will be heard in the Senate Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law Tuesday, Jan. 27. Further details can be found below. WHAT: SB 92: Deadly weapons, authored by State Sen. Scott more»

Senate Lawmakers Propose Crime-Reduction Package

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Wednesday, January 14, 2015

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 14, 2015) — Central Indiana State Senators are joining forces to fight the increase in crime occurring in Marion County and other areas of the state. State Sens. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield), Patricia Miller (R-Indianapolis), Scott Schneider (R-Indianapolis), Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) and R. Michael Young (R-Indianapolis) are more»

MEDIA ADVISORY

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Monday, January 12, 2015

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 13, 2015) – Central Indiana State Senators will introduce a crime reduction package to help better protect citizens. The lawmakers will unveil the legislative package they intend to author in the General Assembly’s 2015 session Wednesday, Jan. 14 at 10 a.m. Further details can be found below. WHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 14, more»

Sen. Brent Waltz Welcomes Local Student Pages to the Statehouse

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Monday, March 17, 2014

STATEHOUSE (March 17, 2014) – State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) recently welcomed the following students to the Statehouse where they served as pages: Oliver Benitez, from Indianapolis, attends Longfellow Magnet Middle School. Sierra Baise, from Indianapolis, attends Longfellow Middle School. Litzy Flores, from Indianapolis, attends Longfellow more»

Mass Transit Bill Passes | WISHTV.COM | By Jim Shella

Monday, February 10, 2014

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The push for mass transit picked up some momentum at the Statehouse Tuesday as a transit bill passed the state Senate for the first time.

New Mass Transit Proposal Approved by Study Committee

Posted by: Dan Spehler  | Tuesday, November 26, 2013

State lawmakers are getting ready to draft new mass transit legislation, after a study committee announced recommendations Thursday that were overwhelmingly approved by committee members. It’s a plan that you could get to vote on too, if it ends up on this November’s ballot. At the bus stop Downtown, passengers say it’s time for some more»

Tornadoes Highlight Indiana’s Lack Of Siren Recommendations

Posted by: Indiana Public Radio News Staff  | Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Torando sirens went off throughout the state Sunday as 26 tornadoes formed in multiple counties. But counties turn on their sirens for different events. Some communities sound their alarms if there’s a major fire. Others activate them only if a tornado is on the ground and others don’t even have sirens. Residents can often hear sirens inside more»

Sen. Brent Waltz Promotes Financial Literacy in Indiana Schools

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Wednesday, January 30, 2013

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood), joined by Senate Committee on Education and Career Development Chairman State Sen. Dennis Kruse (R-Auburn) and State Rep. David Frizzell (R-Indianapolis), presented legislation today at the Statehouse aimed at creating the country’s most comprehensive school financial literacy program.

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MEDIA ADVISORY

Posted by: Courtney Heiden, Press Secretary  | Saturday, September 15, 2012

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) and officials with the Indiana State Teachers Association (ISTA) will announce a new legislative proposal that aims to be the most comprehensive financial literacy initiative in the United States.

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Sen. Waltz, ISTA Announce Comprehensive Financial Literacy Initiative for Hoosier Students

Posted by: Courtney Heiden, Press Secretary  | Sunday, August 19, 2012

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) and officials with the Indiana State Teachers Association (ISTA) today at the Indiana Statehouse announced support of a new legislative proposal that aims to be the most comprehensive financial literacy initiative in the United States.

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Sen. Brent Waltz Applauds Local ISTEP+ Scores

Posted by: Courtney Heiden, Press Secretary  | Tuesday, July 10, 2012

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) made the following statement today congratulating Center Grove Community School Corporation for placing among Indiana’s highest-performing schools:

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Sen. Brent Waltz Applauds Local ISTEP+ Scores

Posted by: Courtney Heiden, Press Secretary  | Tuesday, July 10, 2012

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) made the following statement today congratulating Center Grove Community School Corporation for placing among Indiana’s highest-performing schools:

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[s36] Area Students Serve as Pages for State Sen. Brent Waltz

Posted by: Krystal Shull  | Tuesday, March 13, 2012

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) welcomed the following area students as Senate pages in February:

•    Mckenzie Witherell of Southport High School in Indianapolis
•    Charlotte Sherman and Michelle Kizer of Perry Meridian High School in Indianapolis
•    Hannah and Joshua Potter of Center Grove High School in Greenwood
•    Anthony Triplett and Samantha Medina of William McKinley School 39 in Indianapolis

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Area Students Serve as Pages for State Sen. Brent Waltz

Posted by: Krystal Shull  | Friday, February 3, 2012

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) welcomed the following area students as Senate pages in January:

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Area Students Serve as Pages For State Sen. Brent Waltz

Posted by: Erin Reece  | Wednesday, January 19, 2011

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) recently welcomed the following area students as legislative pages:

  • Casey Gore, son of Erin and Jeff Gore and a student at St. Jude Catholic School; and
  • Colin McManama, son of Cindy McManama and a student at St. Jude Catholic School.
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Sen. Waltz Crafts Government Reorganization

Posted by: Erin Reece  | Thursday, January 13, 2011

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) announced today the introduction of legislation to encourage transparency during annexation discussions between communities - to save taxpayer dollars and prevent costly litigation.

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MEDIA ADVISORY

Posted by: Erin Reece  | Wednesday, January 12, 2011

To discuss legislation crafted by State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) in response to challenges Greenwood and White River Township encountered during government reorganization discussions.

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Area Student Serves as Page For State Sen. Brent Waltz

Posted by: Erin Reece  | Tuesday, January 11, 2011

State Sen. Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) recently welcomed Trevor Preddy to the Statehouse. Trevor is a son of James B. Preddy and attends Perry Meridian Middle School.

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Brent Waltz

State Senator - District 36

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