Jane Alford Henegar


Jane Alford Henegar



Born and raised in Monroe County, Indiana, Jane Alford Henegar graduated from Bloomington High School South in 1979. She then attend Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, graduating with a B.A in Political Science in 1984. Henegar enrolled at the Indiana University School of Law in 1985, receiving her JD degree in 1988. After law school, Henegar clerked for the Honorable Thomas Reavley of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Henegar has held numerous positions in Indiana government: Deputy Commissioner and General Counsel in the Indiana Department of Administration, executive posts at the Family and Social Services Administration, and Director of the state office of U.S. Senator Evan Bayh. From 2000 to 2006, she served as deputy Mayor of Indianapolis. Henegar has taught political science at Butler University as well as led the Indiana Bar Foundation’s Project Citizen program. Since 2012, Henegar has served as the Executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana.

Jane Alford Henegar was presented an Indiana University Maurer School of Law Distinguished Service Award in 2018.


Maurer Alumni, Distinguished Service Award


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