Incumbent In District 6
State Sen. Rick Niemeyer represents Senate District 6, which is composed of Benton and Newton Counties and portions of Lake County. First elected to the Senate in 2014, Niemeyer serves on the following Senate Committees: Environmental Affairs, Homeland Security & Transportation, Local Government, and Veterans Affairs & the Military.
Niemeyer is the owner and operator of Lowell Livestock Auction, managing broker of Niemeyer Realty and auctioneer and owner of Niemeyer Auction Service. He formerly served as West Creek Township Trustee and Assessor, and was a member of the Lake County Council, Lake County Solid Waste Board, and Lake County Drainage Board Advisory Committee.
A member of St. John United Church of Christ, Niemeyer and his wife Connie live in Lowell.