U.S. SENATE

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Summary

Personal
Full Name : Todd C. Young
Gender : Male
Family : Wife: Jenny; 4 Children: Annalise, Abigail, Ava, Tucker
Home City : Johnson County
Religion : Protestant
Education
JD, Indiana University, 2006
MA, American Politics, University of London, 2001
MBA, University of Chicago, 2000
BS, Political Science, United States Naval Academy, 1995
 
Professional Experience
Deputy Prosecutor, Orange County, 2007-2010
Legislative Assistant, Office of Senator Richard G. Lugar, United States Senate, 2001-2003
Captain, United States Marine Corps, 1995-2000
Served, United States Navy, 1990-1991
Adjunct Professor, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University
Associate, Tucker and Tucker, Professional Corporation
Employee, Heritage Foundation
 
Political Experience
Candidate, United States Senate, Indiana, 2022
Chair, Republican Senatorial Committee, United States Senate, 2019-2021
Senator, United States Senate, Indiana, 2017-present
Representative, United States House of Representatives, Indiana, District 9, 2011-2017
 
Current Legislative Committees
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Committee on Finance
Committee on Foreign Relations
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health Policy
Subcommittee on Aviation Safety, Operations, and Innovation
Subcommittee on Communications, Media, and Broadband
Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Data Security
Subcommittee on Health Care
Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness
Subcommittee on Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism
Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy
Subcommittee on Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports
Subcommittee on Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports
Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, and Global Women's Issues
 
Org Membership
Volunteer, Mitch Daniels for Governor Campaign, 2003
Board Member, Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation of Indiana
Board Member, Crisis Pregnancy Center
Delegate, Indiana Republican State Convention
Member, National Rifle Association (NRA)
Member, Sherwood Oaks Christian Church
Member, Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Member, American Veterans
Member, American Legion
President/Founder, National Organization for People Versus Irresponsible Government Spending (NO PIGS)
Pro Bono Mediator, Indiana Civil Rights Commission
Vice Precinct Committee Member, Indiana Republican State Convention