Olthoff sworn in as new state representative for House District 19

Posted by: Josh DeFonce  | Thursday, November 19, 2020 9:20 am

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 18, 2020) – Julie Olthoff of Crown Point took the oath of office Tuesday to serve as state representative for House District 19.

Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush administered the oath to all House lawmakers during a swearing-in ceremony in the House Chamber of the Statehouse during Organization Day, the formal start to the 2021 legislative session.

"I am ready to get back to work on policies moving our state forward," Olthoff said. "As a small-business owner, I hope to help tackle economic issues impacting our community and state. Support for local employers and job creation are among my top priorities."

Olthoff was born, raised and educated in Northwest Indiana. The second oldest of seven children, she attended Lew Wallace High School and paid her way through Indiana University Northwest, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors. She currently runs her own small business called Via Marketing, which is a digital and traditional marketing company in Northwest Indiana. Olthoff and her husband, Ron, attend CrossPoint Church and participated in eight mission trips. Olthoff previously served as the state representative for House District 19 from 2015-2018.

Constituents can contact Olthoff by calling 317-232-9850 or email h19@iga.in.gov.

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State Rep. Julie Olthoff (R-Crown Point) represents House District 19,
which includes a portion of Lake and Porter counties.
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Photo Caption: State Rep. Julie Olthoff (R-Crown Point) joins fellow members of the Indiana House of Representatives for Organization Day, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020, at Statehouse. Olthoff will serve House District 19 in the General Assembly, which includes portions of Lake and Porter counties.