Governor Eric Holcomb has chosen David Cook to serve as the Indiana Inspector General. He currently serves as chairman of the Indiana Alcohol and Tobacco Commission, which is responsible for regulating and licensing of the alcohol and tobacco industries.
“David Cook brings decades of public service experience to the position of Inspector General,” Gov. Holcomb said. “I am grateful that David has agreed to serve Indiana in this position, and I am confident that he is the right man for the job of ensuring Hoosiers get the great government service they deserve.”
Cook previously served as judge of Marion Superior Court Criminal Division 7 and was chief public defender for Marion County. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Ball State University and a law degree from the Indiana University McKinney School of Law.