Indiana House of Representatives: 2012 - present
House District 5: portions of St. Joseph County
Family, Children & Human Affairs
Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications
Toll-free Statehouse #: (800) 382-9841
Direct line: (317) 232-9678
Occupation: Home Builder
State Representative Dale DeVon was elected into the Indiana General Assembly in November 2012. He was born and raised in Clay Township and has lived in Granger since 1989.
In the 80's, Rep. DeVon began his first business as a contractor, and in 1995, he started DeVon Custom Homes, a business he still operates today. In 1997, Dale became a national director for the Home Builders Association. In 1998, he served as local president for St. Joe Valley.
Rep. DeVon still serves as the state and national director of the Home Builders Association and continues to advocate for safe and affordable housing in St. Joe County. In 2002, Rep. DeVon was elected to St. Joe County Council District where he served as chairman of the Land Use Committee.
Rep. DeVon's passion, however, is helping youth. He was the Sr. High Youth Group Leader at New Life Christian Fellowship. He continues to meet with youth at the Juvenile Justice Center. He is also on the school board for The Crossing, a school for at-risk youth.
Rep. DeVon married his wife, Christine, in 1978. They have three children and five grandchildren. Shannon, a 2002 graduate of Purdue University, and his wife, Amie, reside in Indianapolis, IN with their son, Dominic, and daughter, Maranda. Shannon works in the commercial construction industry. Their son, Adam, a 2004 graduate of Purdue, lives with his wife, Sarah, and sons, Lucas and Eli, in Granger while working in the family business. Their youngest daughter, Ashley, a 2006 graduate of Indiana University, recently married Stephen. Ashely and Stephen have a daughter, Samantha, and a son, Grant. They reside in Fishers.
House District 5 is composed of portions of St. Joseph County in northern Indiana.
STATEHOUSE (July 14, 2017) – “St. Joseph County is expected to receive almost $50 million in the first five years of the Next Level Roads Plan to complete much-needed infrastructure projects. Nearly 200 miles of road lanes will be resurfaced and 50 bridges will be improved or replaced throughout the area. A number of necessary repairs are set to be made to the section of U.S. 31 that runs through our county. More funds will also be made available to complete other local road projects through the use of Community Crossings Matching Grants.”
STATEHOUSE (July 6, 2017) — State Rep. Dale DeVon (R-Granger) was recently selected to serve on the Interim Study Committee on Education and the Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services Commission.
STATEHOUSE (May 19, 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. Dale DeVon (R-Granger).
STATEHOUSE (Jan. 19, 2016) – State Rep. Dale DeVon (R-Granger) paired his sneakers with his suit today at the Statehouse to help raise cancer awareness.
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