Rep. McNamara receives Distinguished Hoosier Award

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Wednesday, January 4, 2017

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 4, 2017) — State Rep. Wendy McNamara (R-Evansville) recently received a Distinguished Hoosier Award from Vice President-elect Gov. Mike Pence.

McNamara was awarded this honor for her years of service and dedication as a public servant for the state of Indiana and her work on the Drug Task Force, which deals with addressing the drug epidemic in our state. The Distinguished Hoosier Award is one of the highest tributes given to a citizen of Indiana.

“Working hard for my constituents is my top priority, and I would not be in this position without their support. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to be your state representative, and I am eager to continue serving our community in the General Assembly,” McNamara said.


State Rep. Wendy McNamara (R-Evansville) represents House District 76,
which includes portions of Posey and Vanderburgh counties.

A high-resolution photo of McNamara can be downloaded by clicking

Note to the editor: Click here to download a high-definition, on camera interview with Rep. McNamara about the honor of receiving this award.