First elected to the Indiana House of Representatives in 1996, State Representative Clyde Kersey is a retired schoolteacher. He represents the citizens of Indiana House District 43 at the State Legislature—the General Assembly—at the Statehouse in Indianapolis.
Clyde is a graduate of Fontanet High School and earned both his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from Indiana State University.
From 1987 until he took office at the Indiana House of Representatives, Clyde was an active and respected member of the Vigo County Council.
State Rep. Kersey served in the the U.S. Air Force. He is also a member of the Indiana State Retired Teachers Association, Leadership Terre Haute, and the Harry Truman Club.
Clyde and his wife Susie have a son, Tim, and two grandsons.