Todd Young

United States Senator from Indiana

Todd Christopher Young (born August 24, 1972) is an American politician. He is the senior U.S. Senator from Indiana. He previously served as a U.S. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district from 2011 to 2017. He is a member of the Republican Party. On November 8, 2016, Young was elected to the United States Senate in the general election.[1] Young defeated Evan Bayh.

Todd Young
United States Senator
from Indiana
Assumed office
January 3, 2017
Serving with Mike Braun
Preceded byDan Coats
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 9th district
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2017
Preceded byBaron Hill
Succeeded byTrey Hollingsworth
Personal details
Todd Christopher Young

(1972-08-24) August 24, 1972 (age 51)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Jennifer Young
ResidenceBloomington, Indiana, U.S.
Alma materUnited States Naval Academy
University of Chicago
University of London
Indiana University, Indianapolis
WebsiteCampaign website
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service1995–2000
Rank Captain


  1. Gallagher, Shaun; Catanzarite, Maria (November 8, 2016). "Todd Young wins Indiana U.S. Senate seat, defeating Evan Bayh". WNDU-TV. Associated Press.

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