Eric Holcomb (born May 2, 1968) is an American politician. He currently serves as the 51st Governor of Indiana. He previously served as the 51st Lieutenant Governor of Indiana. He was nominated to fill the remainder of Sue Ellspermann's term. Ellspermann resigned on March 2, 2016 to become president of Ivy Tech Community College. He is a member of the Republican Party, and successfully ran for Governor of Indiana in the 2016 election.
|51st Governor of Indiana|
|Assumed office |
January 9, 2017
|Preceded by||Mike Pence|
|51st Lieutenant Governor of Indiana|
March 3, 2016 – January 9, 2017
|Preceded by||Sue Ellspermann|
|Succeeded by||Suzanne Crouch|
|Born||May 2, 1968|
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
|Alma mater||Hanover College|
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1990–1996|
- "Lt. Governor Eric Holcomb (R-Indiana) biography". capwiz.com. Retrieved August 2, 2016.
- Slodysko, Bryan (February 18, 2016). "Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann to resign March 2 in expected move". The Indianapolis Star. The Associated Press. Retrieved November 2, 2016.