Commissioner David Ober
Appointed: April 2, 2018, by Gov. Holcomb
Term Expires: January 31, 2020
David Ober was appointed by Governor Eric Holcomb on April 2, 2018. He is a member of the NARUC Committee on Water and the Mid-America Regulatory Conference. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Organization of PJM States, Inc. (OPSI).
Prior to his appointment, Commissioner Ober served House District 82 in the Indiana House of Representatives representing Allen, Elkhart, LaGrange, Noble and Whitley counties (2012-2018).
Commissioner Ober has held a variety of leadership positions throughout his career in state government, including service as a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, as Assistant Majority Whip for the House Republican Caucus (2014-2016), and as Chairman of the House Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications from 2016 to 2018.
Commissioner Ober is a 2009 graduate of Purdue University Northwest. He and his wife Maggie reside in Indianapolis, Indiana and attend Traders Point Christian Church.