Hostettler sworn in as new state representative

Posted by: Victoria Klimczak  | Tuesday, November 20, 2018 3:19 pm

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 20, 2018) – Matt Hostettler of Fort Branch took the oath of office today to serve as state representative for House District 64.

Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush administered the oath in the House Chamber of the Statehouse during Organization Day, the ceremonial start to the legislative session.

“As a lifelong resident of the area, I’m humbled and excited for the opportunity to serve our community in the General Assembly,” Hostettler said. “I want to represent the values of House District 64 and bring the voice of our community to the Statehouse. I look forward to supporting Hoosiers’ rights and pro-business policies, and keeping Indiana the best place to live, raise a family and do business.”

Hostettler is a graduate of North Posey High School and Purdue University. He earned a bachelor’s of science in management, and works as a crude oil gauger and pipeline operator. He lives in Fort Branch with his wife and two sons, where they are members of Vertical Church.


State Rep. Matt Hostettler (R-Fort Branch) represents Gibson County

and portions of Knox, Pike, Vanderburgh and Posey counties.