Staff Directory


Chris Jensen

City Mayor
Primary Department: Mayor's Office

Professional Profile

Chris Jensen, a native of Noblesville, began his first term on the Common Council in January 2016. A native of Noblesville, Jensen graduated from Butler University with a degree in journalism and works as a client services manager at Lochmueller Group. Prior to his current role, Jensen was executive director of the 2016 Indiana Bicentennial Commission and also served for many years in the office of former Lt. Governor Becky Skillman. He was special assistant to the Lt. Governor and director of Intergovernmental Affairs, where he served as the key link between the Lt. Governor’s office and local units of government. Jensen also served on the senior staff of United States Senator Dan Coats’ 2010 re-election campaign.

Jensen and his family are members of Grace Church in Noblesville. He also is a member of the Butler University Central Indiana Alumni Chapter Steering Committee and treasurer of the Hamilton County Young Republicans.

Family: Wife, Julie; and children: CJ and Vivian.

District 2 includes Hazel Dell Parkway and the subdivisions of Kingsley, Lochaven, West Haven, East Haven, Twin Oaks, Essex, Hazel Dell Woods, Cherry Tree Meadows, Willow Pond, Slater Farms, Mill Grove, Pebble Brook, Settlers Mill and Oakmont. (Noblesville Precincts 11, 30, 31, 33, 34 and 36)

2019 Committee Assignments: Public Safety, Nominating, Finance, Roads/Traffic/Engineering (Chair)

2019 Department Liaison: Clerk, Engineering, Street

2019 Special Appointments:  Cultural Arts District Liaison

2018 Committee Assignments: Building/Land Acquisition, Economic Development, Parks, Roads/Engineering/Traffic, Nominating (Chair)
2018 Department Liaison: Administration/Legal, Street

2017 Committee Assignments: Finance, Parks, Economic Development, Roads/Engineering/Traffic (Chair)
2017 Department Liaison: Engineering, Street, IT

2016 Committee Assignments: Finance, Parks, Economic Development, Roads/Engineering/Traffic
2016 Department Liaison:  IT