Indiana Senate (District 38)–All Holders

# Office Holder Party Tenure Start Reason End Reason
1   Herman Joseph Fanning, Jr. Democratic Nov 8, 1972 to Nov 8, 1978 Redistricted Into New District Did Not Run
2   William Charles Dunbar Republican Nov 8, 1978 to Nov 5, 1986 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
3   Robert F. Hellmann Democratic Nov 5, 1986 to Dec 1, 1997 General Election Resigned
   Vacant Dec 1, 1997 to Dec 20, 1997
4   Mark Blade Democratic Dec 20, 1997 to Nov 6, 2002 Appointed by Caucus Lost Renomination Bid
5   Tim Skinner Democratic Nov 6, 2002 to Nov 5, 2014 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
6   Jon Ford Republican Nov 5, 2014 to Present General Election Present