Jack Jordan

Jack Jordan

Representative | District 17

Contact Information

Phone: 317-232-9613

Phone: 1-800-382-9841

Email: h17@iga.in.gov

Press Contact

Devan Strebing

Phone: 317-232-9705

Email: devan.strebing@iga.in.gov

2016 Digest of Enactments

Welcome, and thank you for visiting my website. I am honored to represent House District 17 and to serve in the 119th General Assembly. Please feel free to share your thoughts with me. It is crucial that we work together to help Indiana remain on the current path of fiscal integrity and economic growth.

Thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve our district.

Jack Jordan
State Representative
House District 17

Indiana House of Representatives: 2016 – present

House District 17: Marshall and large portions of Fulton

Committees:

  • Commerce, Small Business and Economic Development
  • Education
  • Veterans Affairs and Public Safety 

Hometown: Bremen, IN

Occupation: 

  • Business Consulting — Pharmaceutical Industry, Start-ups, Strategic Planning, Marketing Plans, Risk Assessment, etc.
  • Partnership: Construction — New home construction and renovations
  • Bremen Castings, Inc. — Board of Directors

Education:

  • Bremen Public Schools, Class of 1979
  • Purdue University, 1980- Industrial Management Studies (1 year) - Distinguished Dean’s List
  • Liberty University, 1984- Bachelor of Science Degree - Graduated “Summa Cum Laude” 
  • Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University, 1988- Masters Degree in Business- Designated “Krannert Scholar”
  • Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame, 2005- Executive Certificate in Management (1 year program)

External Corporate Executive Training Programs:

                Financial Management – University of Chicago

                Strategic Planning – Duke University

                Critical Thinking and Decision Making – Indiana University

                Strategic Product Management – Dartmouth University

                Quantitative Market Research – Purdue University

                Situational Leadership – Stanford University

Numerous internal Lilly training programs:  TQM, Leadership – Insights, Values-Based Leadership

Community Involvement:

  • Compassion International
  • Indiana Republican Party Delegate and Member of Platform Committee, 2010
  • Jordan Family Scholarship
  • Lifetime “All-American” John Purdue Club member
  • Medical mission trip to Haiti
  • Nappanee Missionary Church
  • Numerous “Marshall County Community Conversation” meetings (e.g. PLTW)
  • United Way
  • Vice-President, John Purdue Club, Marshall County

Not-For-Profit Experience:

  • Initiatives in Romania, 2006 – Present    

- Speaker at annual church leadership conference 

- College scholarship program for orphans and poor village students 

- Orphanage support and visits

  • India Scholarship Initiative

- Post-secondary training scholarship program (2013: 14 students, 2014: 15 students, 2015: 18 students), 2013 – Present           

  • Leadership Marshall County – Participant and Graduate, 2007-2008
  • Marshall County Community Foundation  (MCCF)

- Executive Committee, 2005 – 2010, 2015: 

- Chaired Asset Development Committee, 2005 – 2010, 2015: 

- Chaired Investment Committee, 2008 – 2010: 

- Chair Human Resource Committee, 2015: 

- Co-leader of Lilly Grant Request Contingency

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness – National Advisory Board, 1999 – 2003

-Public Service: Undiagnosed Severe Mental Illness

-Legislative & Lobbying Committee

  • Working Committee: “Comprehensive 20-Year Plan” for Bremen (Economic, Education, Infrastructure, Development, Parks) in Partnership with Ball State, 2014 – 2015

 

A seventh-generation resident of Marshall County, Jordan grew up on a small farm in the Bremen area. He graduated from Bremen High School and earned degrees from Purdue University, Liberty University, Krannert School of Management at Purdue University and Mendoza College of Business at University of Notre Dame. He and his spouse, Dr. Hope Jordan, are the parents of Jack Jordan and Hope Amor, who is married to Nick Amor. Jordan is involved in United Way, Nappanee Missionary Church and is a lifetime “All-American” John Purdue Club member.

 

 

House District 17: Includes all of Marshall County and a large portion of Fulton County

Jordan: House supports bill creating personalized learning program

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Thursday, February 16, 2017

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 16, 2017) —The House of Representatives today passed a bill co-authored by State Rep. Jack Jordan (R- Bremen) that would establish a competency-based education pilot program in K-12 schools. 

Jordan: 2017 session: Looking ahead for the next generation

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The 2017 legislative session began at the start of the New Year, and I am grateful for the opportunity to serve Marshall and Fulton counties as your new state representative. Among my top priorities is to keep you updated on issues that matter to our community.  

Jordan selected to serve on three House committees

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Monday, December 19, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 19, 2016) — State Rep. Jack Jordan (R-Bremen) was recently selected to serve on three House committees this coming session. 

Jordan sworn in as state representative for House District 17

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 22, 2016) – Surrounded by family and fellow legislators in the Indiana House Chamber, member-elect Jack Jordan (R-Bremen) took the oath of office today, officially becoming the state representative of House District 17. Jordan was sworn in by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush and he was elected to fill the seat
Rep. Jack Jordan sworn in with daughter Hope Amor and wife Dr. Hope Jordan by his side.
Rep. Jordan surrounded by some family members after being sworn in.

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