INDIANAPOLIS – On Monday, Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) issued the following statement after the Special Interim Study Committee on Redistricting approved a preliminary draft regarding the formulation of [...]
INDIANAPOLIS – On Monday, Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) released the following statement upon learning the study of Civil Rights for LGBT Hoosiers had been added to the next [...]
INDIANAPOLIS—State Senator Greg Taylor (D-Indianapolis) announced today that he would once again file legislation to remedy the glaring absence of clear bias motivated hate crime language in Indiana statute. The [...]
Eddie Melton is a trusted leader with a passion to serve his community and state. Eddie has over a decade of non-profit executive leadership. Currently, Eddie serves as the Manager of Federal Government Relations for Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO), a natural gas and electric distribution company in Merrillville, IN.
From 2014-2016, Eddie served as the Mid-west Regional Director and national board member for the American Association of Blacks in Energy. In 2015, Governor Mike Pence appointed Eddie to serve on the Indiana State Board of Education to represent the 1st Congressional District. On November 22, 2016 Eddie was elected to serve as the Indiana State Senator for the 3rd District. He received his B.S. in Organizational Management from Calumet College of St. Joseph. He currently lives in Merrillville, IN with his wife Crystal and their four children.
Indiana General Assembly Standing Committees:
Education and Career Development (RMM)
Homeland Security and Transportation
Insurance and Financial Institutions
Natural Resources (RMM)
Pensions and Labor
Veterans Affairs and The Military