Karen Engleman

Karen Engleman

Representative | District 70

Contact Information

Phone: 317-232-9648

Phone: 1-800-382-9841

Email: h70@iga.in.gov

Press Contact

Emily Gaylord

Phone: 317-232-9824

Email: emily.gaylord@iga.in.gov

2017 Digest of Enactments

Welcome to my website and thank you for taking the time to visit. It is a privilege to serve as a state legislator for House District 70, which includes portions of Clark, Floyd and Harrison counties.

It is my hope that this site will serve as a valuable resource for Southern Indiana, its residents and visitors to our communities.

I am always open to the ideas of my constituents, and I encourage you to contact me with any question or concerns that you may have. Please feel free to contact me by phone, mail, or e-mail. I look forward to hearing from you as we work together in our efforts to keep Indiana flourishing.

Sincerely,

Karen Engleman
State Representative
District 70

Indiana House of Representatives: 2016-Present

Address: 200 West Washington Street, Suite 401, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Telephone:

  • Toll-free Statehouse #: (800) 382-9841
  • Direct Line: (317) 232-9648

Occupation: State Representative

State Representative Karen Engleman joined the Indiana House of Representatives in November 2015.

Before joining the Legislature, Rep. Engleman served three terms as Harrison County auditor. She and her husband, Gary Engleman, have five children and 12 grandchildren. She is a member of Grove United Methodist church, and a member of the Corydon Rotary Club.

House District 70 includes all of Harrison County and portions of Floyd and Clark counties in southern Indiana.

Rep. Engleman says Next Level Roads Plan will provide $61M in local funding

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, July 14, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 14, 2017) – “More than $61 million will be going toward improving our local roads and bridges in the next five years as a direct result of the comprehensive, long-term roads plan enacted this session. Safety is a major concern when our infrastructure is not well maintained – not to mention the costly wear and tear to

Engleman to serve on summer study committee on courts

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Thursday, July 6, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 6, 2017) — State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) was recently selected to serve on the Interim Study Committee on Courts and the Judiciary. The committee will examine assigned topics, gather testimonies and recommend potential legislation for the 2018 legislative session. “Throughout the next couple months, we will be

Engleman: Local schools recognized for high AP scores

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, June 16, 2017

STATEHOUSE (June 16, 2017) — Floyd Central High School and Lanesville Junior-Senior High School were among 73 schools honored during Wednesday’s Indiana AP Recognition ceremony at the Statehouse, according to State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown). The Indiana Department of Education and Indiana College Board celebrated the success of these

Engleman: Local students receive first-ever educator scholarship

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Thursday, May 18, 2017

STATEHOUSE (May 18, 2017) — Local students planning to pursue a career in education are among the recipients of this year’s Next Generation Hoosier Educator Scholarship, according to State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown). “Keeping the best and the brightest in Hoosier classrooms is key to students’ academic success,”

Rep. Engleman welcomes student pages to the Statehouse

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Monday, May 1, 2017

STATEHOUSE (May 1, 2017) — State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse. As a House page, these participants toured government offices, helped staff with daily duties and joined Engleman on the House floor during the legislative session: Ally Baimer, from Sellersburg, attends Indiana Academy; Jackson

Clere and Engleman: Local farms honored at the Statehouse

Posted by: Zach Weismiller & Emily Gaylord  | Friday, April 7, 2017

STATEHOUSE (April 7, 2017) — State Rep. Ed Clere (R-New Albany), State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) and State Sen. Ron Grooms (R-Jeffersonville) today honored locally owned family farms for being in operation for more than 100 years. The Sperzel and Collins-Taylor-Jacobi farms, located in Floyd County, were recognized at the Statehouse with

Engleman: Local farms honored at the Statehouse

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, April 7, 2017

STATEHOUSE (April 7, 2017) — State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) and State Sen. Jim Smith (R-Charlestown) today honored a pair of locally owned family farms for being in operation for more than 100 years. The Clifton Eve/Elizabeth Weidner Family Farm and the Dreyer farm, located in Clark County, were recognized at the Statehouse with Hoosier

Engleman: Local farm honored at the Statehouse

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, April 7, 2017

STATEHOUSE (April 7, 2017) — State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) and State Sen. Erin Houchin (R-Salem) today honored a locally owned family farm for being in operation for more than 100 years. The Hausz farm, located in Harrison County, was recognized at the Statehouse with a Hoosier Homestead award for 100 years of family farm ownership. In

Davisson: Local legislators wear sneakers to support cancer awareness

Posted by: Nick Seifer  | Wednesday, March 8, 2017

STATEHOUSE (March 8, 2017) – Area lawmakers laced up their sneakers with their suits this week at the Statehouse to help raise cancer awareness. State Reps. Steve Davisson (R-Salem), Lloyd Arnold (R-Leavenworth), Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown), Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) and Chris May (R-Bedford) participated in the annual event. The Suits and Sneakers

Rep. Engleman welcomes student pages to the Statehouse

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Monday, February 27, 2017

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 27, 2017) — State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) recently welcomed the following student pages to the Statehouse. As a House page, these participants toured government offices, helped staff with daily duties and joined Engleman on the House floor during the legislation session: Kayla Crone, from Depauw, is a homeschooled

Engleman to serve on four House committees

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, December 16, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 16, 2016) — State Rep. Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) was recently selected to serve on the House Committee on Local Government. She was also named to the House Committee on Government and Regulatory Reform, the House Judiciary Committee and the House Select Committee on Government Reduction. “Committees play an integral role

Engleman sworn in as state representative for House District 70

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 23, 2016) – Surrounded by family and fellow legislators in the Indiana House Chamber, member-elect Karen Engleman (R-Georgetown) took the oath of office yesterday, officially becoming the state representative of House District 70. Engleman was sworn in by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush. She was elected to fill
Rep. Engleman speaks on a bill in the House Chamber.
Rep. Engleman discusses a bill with a fellow representative on the House floor.
Rep. Engleman supports a House Resolution honoring a local school group.
Rep. Engleman discusses a bill on with a fellow representative on the House floor.

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