As a lifelong resident of Northeast Indiana, I am honored to represent citizens across House District 50. As your voice in the Indiana House, I will continue to help encourage economic development and fiscal integrity, which in turn will create a positive business environment that can foster job creation opportunities. A strong community deserves strong representation within the Indiana House, and I will continue to advocate for folks in Huntington, Wells and Allen counties. I encourage citizens in our area to contact me with any questions or concerns.
House District 50
Indiana House of Representatives: 2002-Present
House District 50: Includes all of Huntington County and portions of Wells and Allen counties.
Prior to his service as a public official, Rep. Leonard was a member of many economic development committees in his community. He has served as past president of the South Side Business Association in Huntington County, president of the Huntington Chamber of Commerce and Salvation Army board member in the region. From 1978 to 2017, Rep. Leonard owned and operated the South Side Furniture Company in Huntington. Economic development and job creation are among Rep. Leonard's top priorities.
In his free time, Rep. Leonard enjoys researching Indiana's Native American history and piloting his 1946 Ercoupe. Rep. Leonard has been a member of the Indiana Freemasons since 1971 and served as the Grand Master of the Indiana Masonic Grand Lodge from 1991-92.
House District 50 includes all of Huntington County as well as western Wells County and southwestern Allen County.
STATEHOUSE (Oct. 16, 2018) – College students and recent graduates seeking an internship with the Indiana House of Representatives must submit their applications before the Oct. 31 deadline, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).
STATEHOUSE (July 26, 2018) — Indiana House Republicans are now accepting internship applications for the 2019 legislative session, which begins in January, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).
STATEHOUSE (May 2, 2018) — Four students in Huntington and Wells counties planning to pursue a career in education were selected to receive the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).
STATEHOUSE (April 12, 2018) — Johnson Petroleum on Wednesday at the Statehouse received the Governor’s Half Century Business Award for its contributions to the community, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).
STATEHOUSE (March 21, 2018) — State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.
STATEHOUSE (March 8, 2018) — State Rep. Dan Leonard’s (R-Huntington) constituent Dr. Sam Young of Huntington’s Central Christian Church offered the invocation before the House was called to order Jan. 23, 2018, at the Statehouse.
STATEHOUSE (Feb. 6, 2018) — State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington) recently joined fellow House lawmakers to fill diaper bags with donated baby supplies for foster families across Indiana.
State Rep. Dan Leonard issues a statement on the denial of an abortion clinic license in South Bend.
STATEHOUSE (Dec. 27, 2017) — Applications are open for students interested in participating in the 2018 Indiana House Page Program during the legislative session, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).
STATEHOUSE (Dec. 8, 2017) — The Office of Community and Rural Affairs presented an award to the town of Warren on Wednesday afternoon at the 2017 OCRA Awards Ceremony held at the Indiana Statehouse, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).
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