Welcome to my website. I am humbled and honored to represent my community at the Statehouse. I look forward to the upcoming session where my focus will be getting Hoosiers the high quality jobs that they deserve, and building a better future for Hoosier families. I will serve District 74 as your voice on the House floor, and hope to continue the efforts of building an economic environment that attracts high quality jobs to Indiana.
House District 74: Dubois, Spencer, Perry, Crawford and Orange
Address: 200 West Washington Street, Suite 401-2, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
Occupation: Executive Director of Economic Development in Orange County
Statehouse phone number: 1(800) 382-9841
Rep. Lloyd Arnold has been a resident of District 74 his entire life and is a member of the 118th General Assembly freshman class. He was raised in Crawford County and now raises a family there with his wife, Jody, a Perry County native. Rep. Arnold graduated from Perry Central High School in 1992, where his father taught.
After graduation, Rep. Arnold went on to join the U.S. Army and later joined the Indiana National Guard. During his service in the National Guard, he attended Oakland City University where he studied Business Management and earned a commission as an officer. Rep. Arnold was commissioned as a lieutenant in 1998, and in 2003 he served the Indiana National Guard in Iraq as an executive officer. Rep. Arnold has also served eight years as a reserve sheriff’s deputy in District 74, and now serves on the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department Merit Board.
During his service in the National Guard, Rep. Arnold was employed by Toyota in Princeton as part of the Quality Management Team. Using the experience gained from that position, Rep. Arnold made the decision to open his own businesses in 2007. While serving in the Statehouse, Rep. Arnold sold his business and is now helping entrepreneurs succeed as the executive director of Orange County Economic Development Partnership. Rep. Arnold is also a licensed real estate broker.
Rep. Arnold makes sure that his involvement in his children’s schools is always a top priority. He has enjoyed coaching youth football for the last 10 years, and is the varsity assistant coach staff at Crawford County High School. Rep. Arnold also coaches elementary basketball and track. Rep. Arnold also serves as a precinct committeeman and has been a member of the Crawford County Little League Board for the last 10 years. He also serves on the board of directors for the Crawford County Community Foundation.
Rep. Arnold and his wife have been married for 20 years and have four sons: Tristan, Taten, Trenton and Tanner. They are members of Hillview Christian Church.
House District 74 includes all of Perry and Crawford counties and portions of Spencer, Dubois and Orange counties in southern Indiana.