May sworn in as state representative for House District 65

May sworn in as state representative for House District 65

Posted by: Peter Hoffman  | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 22, 2016) – Surrounded by family and fellow legislators in the Indiana House Chamber, member-elect Chris May (R-Bedford) took the oath of office today, officially becoming the state representative for House District 65.

May was sworn in by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush, and will fill the seat vacated by Eric Koch.

“I’m excited to get to work and represent the people of House District 65,” May said. “By drawing on my experience as a small-business owner and working with my fellow legislators, we can continue to make Indiana a great place for Hoosier families and job creators.”

A lifelong Lawrence County resident, May graduated from Bedford North Lawrence High School and earned a degree from Vincennes University. He and his wife, Amanda, have two children, Carter and Sydney. May is a sales engineer, a small-business owner and serves on the Board of the Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence County. May also served as a Lawrence County commissioner for three terms.


State Rep. Chris May (R-Bedford) represents House District 65, which includes all of Brown County, most of Lawrence County and parts of Monroe, Jackson and Johnson counties.

A high-resolution photo of May can be downloaded by clicking here.