Incumbent District 39
State Sen. Eric Bassler represents Senate District 39, which is composed of Daviess, Greene, Martin, and Sullivan counties and portions of Clay, Knox, and Owen counties. First elected to the Senate in 2014, Bassler serves as Chairman of the Senate Committee on Insurance and Financial Institutions.
A financial consultant with Edward Jones, Bassler is a former member of the Washington Common Council and the City of Washington Board of Public Works and Safety.
A graduate of Indiana University, Bassler and his wife Julie have five children.