Mitchell 'Mitch' E. Daniels, Jr.'s Biography


Full Name: Mitchell 'Mitch' E. Daniels, Jr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cheri; 4 Children: Meagan, Melissa, Meredith, Maggie
Birth Date: 04/07/1949
Birth Place: Monongahela, PA
Home City: Indianapolis, IN
Religion: Presbyterian
  • Awards:

    -"Real Leader Award" by a national state budget watchdog group State Budget Solutions, which honored Indiana for its fiscal stewardship, long-term financial stability and use of reality-based budgeting.
    -Daniels also received the "2011 Friend of the Family Award" from the Indiana Family Institute, who recognized the governor for his strong record of pro-family, pro-life and pro-faith actions taken as Indiana's chief executive.
    -In March of 2011, Daniels was a recipient of Wetland Conservation Achievement Award from the national conservation organization Ducks Unlimited for "making land conservation a top priority and for preserving thousands of invaluable acres across the state for future generations.
    -In January 2011, the governor was one of three recipients selected to receive the first-ever Fiscy Award, presented for leadership and commitment to responsible financial stewardship by the non-partisan Fiscy Awards Committee.

  • Father's Name:

    Mitch Sr.

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  • Personal Hero and Why:

    Childhood hero, Duke Snider

  • Pets (include names):

    Childhood dog , Duke


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