|Member of the Kansas Senate
from the 40th district
2005 – January 2017
|Born||May 6, 1943|
Ralph Ostmeyer is a former Republican member of the Kansas Senate, representing the 40th District from 2005 through January 2017. Previously, he served as a Representative in the House (2001–2005). He is a farmer and rancher from Grinnell, and is married to Kay Ostmeyer.
Ostmeyer served on these legislative committees:
- Agriculture (vice-chair)
- Joint Committee on Administrative Rules and Regulations
- Federal and State Affairs
- Local Government
- Koch Industries, Kansas Association of Realtors, Kansas Contractors Association, John G. Lewis, Dana C. Lewis, Kansas Republican Senatorial Committee
Financial, insurance and real estate were his largest donor group, followed by energy and natural resources companies.