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Summary

Personal
Full Name : Fady Qaddoura
Gender : Male
Family : Wife: Samar; 2 Children: Sajida, Salsabil
Home City : Indianapolis
Education
PhD, Philanthropy/Public Policy and Administration/Public Health, Indiana University, 2013-2018
MPA, Public Administration/Management/Public Policy, Indiana University - Purdue University at Indianapolis, 2009-2011
Certified, Fund Development/Fundraising, Indiana University - Purdue University, 2010
Certified, Nonprofits Board Leadership, United Way of Houston, 2008-2009
Certified, Executive Leadership, Rice University, 2008-2009
MS, Computer Science, University of New Orleans, 2005-2007
BS, Computer Science, University of New Orleans, 2000-2004
Certified, Public Policy Dispute Resolution, Indiana University - Purdue University
 
Professional Experience
Chief Innovation Officer, Katz, Sapper, and Miller, 2020-present
City Controller/Chief Financial Officer, Office of Finance and Management, City of Indianapolis, 2016-2020
Adjunct Faculty, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, 2018-present
Adjunct Faculty, Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, Indiana University, 2014-2018
Senior Government Administrator/Quality Strategist, Family and Social Services Administration, Indiana State Government, 2012-2016
Policy and Legal Analyst, Indiana General Assembly, 2010-2012
Policy Coordinator, Indiana Department of Workforce Development, 2011
Researcher/Programmer, University of New Orleans, 2003-2007
Director of Research and Information Technology, Health Science Center, University of Texas at Houston, 2006
Director of Business and Finance Information Technology Systems, Discount Zone Management, 2003-2005
 
Political Experience
Candidate, Indiana State Senate, District 30, 2020, 2024
Senator, Indiana State Senate, District 30, 2021-present
 
Current Legislative Committees
Agriculture Committee
Appropriations Committee
Education and Career Development Committee
Insurance and Financial Institutions Committee
Natural Resources Committee
School Funding Subcommittee
Tax and Fiscal Policy Committee
 
Org Membership
Chief Financial Officer, Indianapolis Promise Taskforce, 2017-present
National Volunteer Director, Serve.Gov, 2009