I founded the West Point Parents Club of Indiana and served as president for two years. I have always been very active in the Danville United Methodist Church, am president of the Danville United Methodist Women, and treasurer of the churchÕs building committee.
I attend two Indiana Township Association conferences each year, and any seminars available concerning my job. I have been the Hendricks County coordinator for the Indiana Township Association for 21 years and secretary/treasurer of the Hendricks County Trustee/Assessor Association for 20 years.
In 2001, I received the Public Servant of the Year Award from the Greater Danville Chamber of Commerce.
CLAY TWP. TRUSTEE
Clinton W. Stoutenour Ñ R
Clint Stoutenour lives in Coatesville.
EEL RIVER TWP. TRUSTEE
Joyce Greene Ñ R
Joyce Greene resides in North Salem.
FRANKLIN TWP. TRUSTEE
Sharon Fruits Ñ R
Sharon Fruits is seeking re-election as trustee of Franklin Township.
She is currently serving her 19th year in the office. She finished the former trusteeÕs term and has been elected to four full terms since then.
Born June 3, 1942, Fruits has lived in Hendricks County her whole life.
ÒI feel that township assistance should be kept at a local level,Ó she said. ÒToo many needy will get lost in the masses if they donÕt have local help available. I have had people walk to my office for assistance Ñ it would be a 15-mile walk to Danville for non-local help.Ó
GUILFORD TWP. TRUSTEE
Chuck Ellis Ñ R
Chuck Ellis is a lifelong resident of Plainfield/Guilford Township and a 1974 graduate of Plainfield High School.
He worked in the family business, Plainfield NAPA, before becoming a career firefighter for the Plainfield Fire Department in 1977. He has worked as a firefighter for the past 32 years. In 1988, he started a construction and maintenance business that he still operates today.