Senators

Ron Grooms

Contact Information

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

Legislative Assistant:
Alexa Walden
Phone: 317-234-9425
Email: Alexa.Walden@iga.in.gov

Media Contact:
Samantha Deese
Phone: 317-234-9133
Email: Samantha.Deese@iga.in.gov

Ron Grooms

State Senator - District 46


Elected

Indiana State Senate, 2010 - present

Political Affiliation

Republican

Standing Committees

Family & Children Services, Chair
Elections, Ranking Member
Health & Provider Services
Public Policy

Education

Lizton High School, 1962
Butler University, B.S. Pharmacy, 1967

Activities

Jeffersonville City Council, at-Large member, 2000-2010
Jeffersonville City Council, 4th District member, 1984-1992
Jeffersonville Elks Club
Jeffersonville Rotary Club
Masonic Lodge
Clark County Solid Waste District, former president, 2009-2010
Jeffersonville Park Authority, 2008-2010
Jeffersonville, Clark County, precinct committee person
Clark County Republican Central Committee, former treasurer
Jeffersonville Main Street
One Southern Indiana
Jeffersonville Department of Redevelopment
Police Officer’s and Firefighters’ Fund Advisory Committee, former member
Jeffersonville Jaycees, former president

Occupation

Pharmacist/owner, Hanger Drug Company,1969-2006
Pharmacist, Clark Memorial Hospital, 1968-1969
Pharmacist, Floyd Memorial Hospital, June 1968-Dec.1968
Pharmacist, Super X Drugs, 1967-1968

Personal

Daughters: Marcia Taylor and Melissa Lee

Counties Served

Floyd County and portions of Clark County

Ron Grooms

State Senator - District 46

Indiana Senate Republicans urge IU to rescind mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy

Members of the Indiana Senate Republican Caucus today sent a letter to Indiana University President Michael McRobbie urging the University to reconsider and rescind the policy mandating all students and staff receive the COVID-19 vaccine. more »

Statement from State Sen. Ron Grooms

State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) made the following statement in response to the deadly riots that took place in Washington, D.C.: more »

Grooms: Upcoming town hall meeting canceled

Due to the growing concerns around the spread of the new respiratory coronavirus, COVID-19, Saturday’s town hall meeting has been canceled. more »

State Sen. Ron Grooms to host town hall meeting

State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) will host a town hall meeting from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 29, at Georgetown Elementary School to discuss the 2020 legislative session. more »

State Sen. Ron Grooms to host town hall meeting

State Sen. Ron Grooms to host town hall meeting

State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) will host a town hall meeting from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at the New Albany-Floyd County Library to discuss the 2020 legislative session. more »

State Sen. Ron Grooms to host town hall meeting

State Sen. Ron Grooms will host a town hall meeting from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Clarksville Branch of the Jeffersonville Township Public Library to discuss the 2020 legislative session. more »

Grooms: Applications available for Indiana Senate Page Program

The Indiana Senate is now accepting applications for the 2020 Senate Page Program. more »

State Sen. Ron Grooms to join U.S. Sen. Todd Young for press conference

State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) will join U.S. Sen. Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Floyd County Teens for Tobacco 21 group at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, at Floyd Central High School to discuss the Tobacco to 21 Act. more »

Grooms to serve on national and regional committees

State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) has been nominated by Indiana Senate President Pro Tem Rodric Bray (R-Martinsville) to serve as a member of the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Early Learning Fellows program as well as The Council of State Governments (CSG) Midwestern Legislative Conference Health and Human Services Committee during 2019 and 2020. more »

State Sen. Ron Grooms to host town hall meeting

State Sen. Ron Grooms will host a town hall meeting from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, at the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library Auditorium for an open discussion on state issues and update on proposed legislation. more »

State Sen. Ron Grooms to host town hall meeting

State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) will host a town hall meeting from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at Jeffersonville City Hall for an open discussion on state issues and update on proposed legislation. more »

Grooms to chair Senate Committee on Family and Children Services

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 12, 2018) – State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) has been appointed by Senate President Pro Tem Rodric Bray (R-Martinsville) to chair the Senate Committee on Family and Children Services for the 121st Indiana General Assembly. more »

Sen. Grooms to Host Town Hall Meeting

STATEHOUSE (March 10, 2017) – Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) will host a town hall meeting Saturday, March 11, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at Georgetown Elementary School. more »

Sen. Grooms to Host Town Hall Meeting Feb 2017

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 23, 2017) – Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) will host a town hall meeting Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at the New Albany-Floyd County Library. more »

Sen. Grooms to Host Town Hall Meeting Feb 11 2017

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 8, 2017) – Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) will host a town hall meeting Saturday, Feb. 11, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at Jeffersonville City Hall. more »

Ron Grooms

State Senator - District 46

2021 Summary of New Laws - Sen. Grooms

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State Senator - District 46

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