Born and raised on his family's farm in Southwest Indiana, State Senator Bob Deig is a strong voice for Indiana's working families.
Elected to the State Senate in November of 2006, Deig previously served on the Posey County Commission and Posey County Council.
In the Senate, Deig serves as the ranking Democrat on the Commerce, Public Policy and Interstate Cooperation Committee. He is also a member of the Utilities and Technology; Pensions & Labor; and Agriculture & Small Business Committees.
Deig has also been appointed to serve on the Labor and Economic Development Committee of the National Conference of State Legislatures, a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nation's 50 states, its commonwealths and territories.
An active leader of his community, Deig is a member of the Association of Indiana Counties, the Southwestern Indiana Chamber of Commerce, Indiana Farm Bureau, National Association of Power Engineers, the International Facility Management Association, Sons of the American Legion, Sons of AMVETS, and the Evansville Athletic Club. He also belongs to St. Philip Catholic Church.
Deig lives in Mount Vernon with his wife, Bambi. Together, they have three grown children and two grandchildren.