BAIRD, James, a Representative from Indiana; born in Fountain County, Ind., June
4, 1945; graduated from Turkey Run High School, Marshall, Ind., 1963; B.S.,
Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind., 1967; M.S., Purdue University, West
Lafayette, Ind., 1969; Ph.D., University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky., 1975;
United States Army, 1969-1972; farmer; small business owner; commissioner,
Putnam County, Ind., 2006-2010; member of the Indiana general assembly,
2010-2018; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress
(January 3, 2019-present).