Staff Directory - Details
- Physical Address
354 W 12th St
Peru, IN 46970
When were you first elected?
What other Community organizations or boards do you currently serve?
Peru First Baptist Church, Miami County Republican Women's Club
Provide a brief professional Summary that includes your experience.
Teacher at Converse Elementary School 1970-1997, Adjunct Professor at IUK 1997-2004, appointed to Complete the term of a City Councilman in 2002, elected to the city Council in 2003, Peru Planning Commission 2011-2014. As a Councilwoman, I serve as a liaison to the Peru Utility Board, MCEDA and Peru Board of Works
Provide a brief personal Summary (can include information about family, hobbies, etc).
Born in Peru; grew up in Bloomfield area; attended Peru High School; GED in 1966; BS from Marion College(now Indiana Wesleyan University) in 1970; MS from Ball State University in 1975
My husband, Tom, and I have been married for 25 years. I have three grown children and their spouses: Victor(Patty) Short; Theresa (Henry) Edwards; and Tony (Michelle) Short. I also have a step-son, Thomas Languell. In addition, I have 4 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
We enjoy attending the football, baseball and basketball games of the great-grandchildren. Reading, doing Sudoku puzzles and crossword puzzles are my favorite pastimes.
We also like to travel to Florida to visit my son and his family as often as we can.