Senator Todd Young is an honorary co-chair of ITIF.
Senator Todd Young represents Indiana in the United States Senate, where he serves on the Senate Committees on Finance; Foreign Relations; Health, Education, Labor and Pensions; Commerce, Science & Transportation; and Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
After graduating from the United States Naval Academy in 1995, he accepted a commission in the U.S. Marine Corps. During his time in the military, he earned an MBA with a concentration in economics from the University of Chicago. In 2000, Senator Young was honorably discharged from the Navy as a Captain. He then earned a Master’s from the School of Advanced Study in London before working for The Heritage Foundation and later the U.S. Senate as a legislative assistant. In 2003, he returned to Indiana and earned his JD from Indiana University.
Senator Young and his wife Jenny reside in Bloomington, Indiana, with their four young children: Tucker, Annalise, Abigail, and Ava.
Recent Events and Presentations
Reviving America’s Hamiltonian Tradition to Win the Economic Competition With China
Please join ITIF for an all-day conference with leading experts and policymakers to explore why and how Washington can look to Hamiltonianism for guidance in how to win the techno-economic contest with China.
Devil in the Details: Reconciling the House and Senate Versions of Competitiveness Legislation
Watch ITIF and an expert panel featuring key policymakers and leading analysts who discussed how to bring House and Senate versions of competitiveness legislation across the finish line in a form that will be a winner for U.S. workers and the economy.