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Dick Lugar Edit Profile

also known as Richard Green Lugar

United States Senator from Indiana

Dick Lugar, United States Senator from Indiana. Pembroke College, Oxford University honorary fellow.

Background

Lugar, Dick was born on April 4, 1932 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Marvin L. and Bertha (Green) Lugar.

Education

Bachelor, Denison University, 1954. Bachelor, Master of Arts (Rhodes scholar), Oxford University, England, 1956.

Career

Mayor, Indianapolis, 1968-1975. Visiting professor political science University Indianapolis, 1976. United States Senator from Indiana, since 1977.

Chairman committee foreign relations United States Senate, 1985-1986, 2003—2006, chairman committee on agriculture, nutrition and forestry, 1995-2001. Chairman National Republican Senatorial Committee, 1983-1984. President Lugar Stock Farm, Inc.

Member Indianapolis School Board, 1964-1967, vice president, 1965-1966. Vice chairman Advisory Commission on Intergovtl. Relations, 1969-1975.

President National League of Cities, 1970-1971. Member National Commission Standards and Goals of Criminal Justice System, 1971-1973. Delaware, member resolutions committee Republican National Convention, 1968, delegate, member resolutions committee, 1992, Keynote speaker, 1972, delegate, speaker, 1980., 88, 92, 96.

Religion

No one is beyond the reach of God's love. Salvation is there for everyone who turns to God, and not just for a chosen few.

Politics

The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

Views

Every individual should try to be open to others and willing to be changed. Therefore, community members should meet regularly in order to open their hearts, share their knowledge, thoughts and experience.

Membership

Trustee Denison University, since 1966, University Indianapolis, 1970-2002. Board directors National Endowment for Democracy, 1992-2000, Nuclear Threat Initiative, since 2000. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1957-1960.

Member Rotary, Blue Key, Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Pi Delta Epsilon, Pi Sigma Alpha, Beta Theta Pi.

Connections

Married Charlene Smeltzer, September 8, 1956. Children: Mark, Robert, John, David.

father:
Marvin L. Lugar

mother:
Bertha (Green) Lugar

spouse:
Charlene Smeltzer

children:
Mark Lugar

Robert Lugar

John Lugar

David Lugar