The Indiana Supreme Court announced today Sen. Brent Steele, R-Bedford, was appointed to the Public Defender Commission by Indiana Senate President Pro Tempore David Long. Sen. Steele was appointed in March to replace Sen. Joe Zakas, R-Granger. Sen. Steele is chairman of the Senate's Corrections, Criminal & Civil Matters Committee and serves on the Senate's Judiciary, Ethics, and Insurance & Financial Institutions committees. He practices law at Steele & Steele in Bedford.
More information on the Public Defender Commission can be found at http://www.courts.in.gov/pdc/.