Party affiliation: Republican
Jerry Joe Bean, American prosecutor. Bar: United States District Court (southern and northern districts) Indiana 1979, United States District Court (southern and northern districts) Indiana 1981. Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association, Tippecanoe County Bar Association, Indiana State Bar Association, Arman, Fraternal Order of Police (honorary).
- Executive director Legal Aid Corporation, Lafayette, Indiana, 1979—1980. Deputy prosecuting attorney IV-D, Tippecanoe County Prosecutors Office, 1980—1981, county court member, 1981—1983, felony intake, 1983—1984, chief deputy prosecutor.