Indiana House (District 56)–All Holders

# Office Holder Party Tenure Start Reason End Reason
1   John W. King Republican Nov 8, 1972 to Nov 6, 1974 General Election
2   Robert Wright Gordon Democratic Nov 6, 1974 to Nov 8, 1978 General Election
3   Merle Owen Brown Republican Nov 8, 1978 to Nov 3, 1982 General Election
4   Janet Louise Nelson Hibner Republican Nov 3, 1982 to Nov 5, 1986 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
5   Richard W. Bodiker Democratic Nov 5, 1986 to Nov 6, 2002 General Election Did Not Run
6   Phillip Pflum Democratic Nov 6, 2002 to Nov 7, 2012 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
7   Richard Hamm Republican Nov 7, 2012 to Nov 7, 2018 General Election Lost Renomination Bid
8   Brad Barrett Republican Nov 7, 2018 to Present General Election Present