Mark Messmer

Contact Information

200 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 800-382-9467
or 317-232-9400

Legislative Assistant:
Dawna Smith 

Mark Messmer

State Senator - District 48


Indiana State Senate, 2014 - Present
Indiana House of Representatives, 2008 - 2014

Political Affiliation


Standing Committees

Public Policy, Ranking Member
Insurance & Financial Institutions
Natural Resources


Purdue University, B.S. in Mechanical Engineering


Jasper Kiwanis officer
Knights of Columbus member
Chairman of the Government Affairs Committee for the Evansville Chapter of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Condition Engineers member


Owner, Messmer Mechanical, Inc.

Religious Affiliation

Member and Music Minister, Holy Family Catholic Church


Wife, Kim
Four children

Counties Served

Pike, Spencer, and portions of Dubois, Knox, Gibson, and Warrick counties

Mark Messmer

State Senator - District 48

Messmer Receives Two Legislator of the Year Awards

Posted by: Laura Beth Clymer  | Friday, January 23, 2015

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 22, 2015) — State Sen. Mark Messmer (R-Jasper) was named “Legislator of the Year” by both the Indiana Winery and Vineyard Association and the American Kennel Club this week. Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, Messmer was presented with the first annual “Legislator of the Year” award from the Indiana Winery and Vineyard more»

Messmer Honors Winery, Vineyard Association on 40 Years

Posted by: Laura Beth Clymer  | Monday, January 12, 2015

State Sen. Mark Messmer (R-Jasper) welcomes representatives from the Indiana Winery and Vineyard Association to the Statehouse Monday, Jan. 12, to honor the organization’s 40th anniversary. Messmer led the Senate in recognizing the association with Senate Concurrent Resolution 2, congratulating the group for providing jobs to Hoosiers, supporting the more»

State Sen. Mark Messmer Accepting Student Page Requests

Posted by: Laura Beth Clymer  | Thursday, January 8, 2015

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 8, 2015) — Local students in grades six through 12 can submit requests to serve as a page with State Sen. Mark Messmer’s (R-Jasper) office at the Statehouse during the Indiana General Assembly’s 2015 legislative session. “The Senate page program provides opportunities for local students to visit Indianapolis and more»

Messmer to Serve on Four Senate Committees

Posted by: Laura Beth Clymer  | Monday, November 24, 2014

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 24, 2014) — Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) appointed State Sen. Mark Messmer (R-Jasper) to serve on four standing senate committees for the 119th General Assembly. Messmer was named ranking member of the Senate Committee on Public Policy, and will also serve on the Senate Committee on Agriculture, the more»

Messmer Sworn in as State Senator for District 48

Posted by: Laura Beth Clymer  | Tuesday, November 18, 2014

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 18, 2014) – Surrounded by family and fellow legislators, Senator-elect Mark Messmer took the oath of office today in the Indiana Senate Chamber, officially becoming the State Senator representing District 48. He was sworn in by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush. Messmer, one of eight new members of the Indiana more»

Mark Messmer

State Senator - District 48

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