INDIANA HOUSE

ROBERT CHERRY


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Summary

Personal
Full Name : Robert W. Cherry
Gender : Male
Family : Wife: Deborah; 3 Children: Keegan, Kevin, Kathee; 2 Stepchildren: Stephanie, Jared
Home City : Greenfield
Religion : United Methodist
Education BS, Purdue University, 1965-1969
 
Professional Experience
Program Specialist, Indiana Farm Bureau, Incorporated, present
Manager, Farm Credit Center, 1976-1988
Coordinator, Indiana Farm Bureau, Incorporated, 1973-1976
Employee, Department of Education, 1972-1974
Education Consultant, State of Indiana, 1970-1973
Teacher, Greenfield Central High School, 1970-1973
 
Political Experience
Candidate, Indiana State House of Representatives, District 53, 2022
Assistant Majority Caucus Chair, Indiana State House of Representatives, 1998-2008
Representative, Indiana State House of Representatives, District 53, 1998-present
Councilman, Hancock County Council, 1992-1998
 
Current Legislative Committees
Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
Elections and Apportionment Committee
Rules and Legislative Procedures Committee
Ways and Means Committee
 
Org Membership
Member, Elks Lodge, present
Member, Greater Greenfield Chamber of Commerce, present
Member, Kiwanis Club, present
Member, Murat Shrine, present
Member/Former Trustee, Willow Branch United Methodist Church, present
Member, 33rd Degree, Scottish Rite, Indiana Freemasons, 2007-present
Director of Local Government, Indiana Farm Bureau, Incorporated, 1988-present
Member, Farm Bureau, present
Former Official, Iowa High School Speech Association