Prior to serving in the House of Representatives, Rep. Speedy served southeast Marion County on the 29-member Indianapolis City County Council for nearly seven years. In this capacity, he concluded his council services as Chairman of Public Works Committee.
Born on the Southside, Rep. Speedy was raised partly south of Indianapolis and also in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He credits his late mother for instilling the sense of duty to serve his community and protect its values and taxpayers. Like his father before him, he earned his B.S. in Real Estate Finance from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. Rep. Speedy also attained a law degree from IU's School of Law at Indianapolis. He maintains his law license and a designation Certified Commercial Investment Member. A second generation real estate developer, Rep. Speedy also runs and operates a small business in Indianapolis.
Additionally, he spends much of his time with his two children and attending community meetings and events, and has volunteered as a mentor for the Indianapolis Big Brother Big Sister chapter. He attends Living Word Bible Church.
Recent Political Background
Indiana House of Representatives: 2010-present
House District 90: Southeast portion of Marion County
Roads and Transportation, Vice Chair
Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications
Employment, Labor and Pensions
PREVIOUS Political EXPERIENCE
City County Council: Indianapolis / Marion County, Indiana – Councillor: 2003 to 2010
Community Affairs Committee (Chairman, 2009 - 2010)
Public Works Committee (Ranking Republican Member, 2004 – 2010)
Parks Committee (Member, 2008 – 2010)
Metropolitan Development Committee (Member, 2004 – 2007)
Rules & Public Policy Committee (Member, 2008)
Public Safety & Criminal Justice Committee (Member, 2007)
Marion County Central Library Long-Range Planning Committee (Member, 2008)
Indiana State Rifle & Pistol Association (Council Liaison, 2009 to present)
Big Brother, Big Brother and Big Sisters of Greater Indianapolis (1999 - 2006)
The Garrison Show (Regular Guest, late 2007 to present)
Bible Doctrine Church/Living Word Bible Church (Member, 1989 – present; associate deacon in 1999)