Senators

Brandt Hershman

Contact Information

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

Legislative Assistant:
Kayla Caviness
Phone: 317-232-9840

Media Contact:
Lindsey Ross
Phone: 317-232-9498

Brandt Hershman

Majority Floor Leader

State Senator - District 7


Elected

Indiana State Senate, 2000 - present

Political Affiliation

Republican

Standing Committees

Joint Rules, Chair
Tax and Fiscal Policy, Chair
Appropriations
Rules and Legislative Procedure

Education

Purdue University, B.A. in Political Science
Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University,
Certificate in Tax Administration and Policy 2010
Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D., 2013
Cornell University, executive certificate in finance

Activities

Legislative Leaders Advisory Board, GOPAC, 2013 - present
Indiana GOP Platform Committee, 2004, 2008, 2014, 2016
Council of State Government Economic Development Committee
Pi Kappa Phi Board of Directors, vice president
Private Pilot

National Conference of State Legislators

NCSL Executive Committee
NCSL Budget & Revenue Committee

Honors

Co-chair of the Smart Cities Foundation Partnership, 2017
Indiana Chamber of Commerce Government Leader of the Year, 2015
Indiana Farm Bureau, Senator of the Year, 2014, 2015
Outstanding Achievement in State Tax Policy, 2014, 2015
Indiana Health Industry Forum, Legislator of the Year, 2014
Presidential Citation, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, 2013
Legislator of the Year, Indiana Association of Cities and Towns, 2012
Guardian Award, National Federation of Independent Business, 2012
Dean's Advisory Council, Purdue University School of Agriculture, 2012
Advisory Council, Indiana University School of Medicine in Lafayette, 2011
Sen. David Ford Memorial Award, Access Technology Across Indiana (ATAIN), 2010
Sen. David Ford Legislature Award, 2010

Personal

Married: Lisa

Counties Served

White County and portions of Boone, Carroll, Clinton, Jasper and Tippecanoe counties

Brandt Hershman

Majority Floor Leader

State Senator - District 7

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Hershman: Bill to Prepare Indiana for Future Investment Passes General Assembly

STATEHOUSE (April 21, 2017) – A bill authored by State Sen. Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek) that would prepare the state for future telecommunication investments passed the General Assembly today and will now move to the governor. more »

Hershman: Balanced Budget Amendment Passes General Assembly

STATEHOUSE (April 5, 2017) — Legislation authored by State Sen. Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek) that will give Hoosiers the opportunity to vote on a balanced budget amendment to Indiana’s Constitution passed the General Assembly this week. more »

Senate Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy Approves Road-Funding Plan

STATEHOUSE (March 28, 2017) – State Sens. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield), Luke Kenley (R-Noblesville) and Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek) released the following statements today on House Bill 1002, which was amended to include the Senate Republicans’ road-funding plan and passed out of the Senate Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy: more »

Hershman: Hoosier Personal Income Growth Top 10 in Nation

STATEHOUSE (March 28, 2017) – Indiana’s personal income growth ranked seventh-highest in the nation for 2016, State Sen. Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek) announced. According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), Indiana’s per-capita personal income grew 3.6 percent in 2016. more »

Hershman: Bill to Prepare Indiana for Future Investment Passes Committee

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 16, 2017) – A bill authored by State Sen. Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek) that would prepare the state for future telecommunications investment passed the Senate Committee on Utilities with a bipartisan vote of 8-2 today. more »

Brandt Hershman

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