Political Notebook

  • Pence taps city native for key post
    A Bishop Dwenger High School graduate was one of four deputy chiefs of staff tapped by Gov. Mike Pence last week. Sean Keefer will serve as deputy chief of staff of executive branch agencies.
  • Messer wants GOP leadership position
    Another Hoosier seeks a leadership post with the U.S. House Republican caucus.
  • Lugar Series taking applications
    The Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series, a political leadership development course for Republican women, is taking applications for its next class until Aug. 1.
Advertisement

McSherry appointed Stutzman's deputy district director

McSherry

Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-3rd, announced Thursday he has named Allison McSherry as his deputy district director.

She will work with Stutzman’s district director, Sen. Carlin Yoder, R-Middlebury, on strategic planning, community outreach and other constituent services.

McSherry had been southwest district director, working out of Stutzman’s Winona Lake office in Kosciusko County. She will continue to be based at that office but will travel throughout the district, Stutzman’s office said.

The deputy district director is a new position on Stutzman’s staff.

“She brings a wealth of institutional knowledge to her role that will serve her well as we seek to meet the needs of Hoosiers in northeast Indiana,” Stutzman said in a statement.

McSherry is a graduate of Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Ind., and earned a master’s of business administration from Indiana Tech.

Stutzman’s office said she is a graduate of the Hoosier Congressional Policy Leadership Series and a board member of the Kosciusko County Community Foundation, Kids Market Inc. and Sacred Heart Home and School Association. She is a member of the Transportation and Logistics Initiative for OrthoWorx and is a member of committees with the Kosciusko Economic Development Corp.

Advertisement