Adam Asen (Vice President)

Adam Asen (Vice President)

Southeast District

Adam Aasen was first elected to the Carmel City Council in 2019, representing Southeast Carmel. In addition to Aasen’s City Council role, he is a CarmelFest committee member, involved in Synergize, and a Carmel Rotary member. Aasen’s past community involvement includes being a Janus Development Services board member, Carmel Education Foundation board member, and is a past neighborhood HOA board member. He was named Volunteer of the Year for OneZone in 2019.

Currently, Aasen is a Communication Specialist for CBRE. With deep experience in communications, Aasen has been a reporter in Hamilton County and across the country, and worked at the Statehouse in communications. Aasen was also a co-owner of an Italian restaurant in Carmel for more than a decade.

Aasen grew up in Indianapolis and graduated from North Central High School and Indiana University-Bloomington with degrees in journalism and political science.

Some work on the City Council that Aasen is proud of includes voting to bring Needler’s Fresh Market to Southeast Carmel, introducing a successful ordinance to protect cats and dogs, and championing pedestrian safety in his area, leading to two new crosswalks installed as a result.

In his free time, Aasen enjoys collecting vinyl records, riding his bike, watching movies, cooking Italian food, walking his Shiba Inu, and playing with his daughter.