INDIANA HOUSE

BEN SMALTZ

Democratic

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Summary

Personal
Full Name : Benjamin Smaltz
Gender : Male
Family : Wife: Shelley; 2 Children: Henry, Megan
Home City : Auburn
Religion : Christian
Education BA, Political Science, Ball State University, 1988-1993
 
Professional Experience
President and Owner, Taylor Rental Center, 2001-present
Manager, Taylor Rental / Party Plus, 1993-2001
Customer Service Representative/Equipment Technician, Taylor Rental, 1985-1993
 
Political Experience
Candidate, Indiana State House of Representatives, District 52, 2024
Candidate, Indiana State House of Representatives, District 52, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2020, 2022
Representative, State of Indiana House of Representatives, District 52, 2012-present
Council Member/President, DeKalb County Council, 2002-2012
 
Current Legislative Committees
Elections and Apportionment Committee
Rules and Legislative Procedures Committee
Ways and Means Committee
 
Org Membership Member, County Line Church of God, present