LD5

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List of State Senators From LD5

Senator Party affiliation Residence Years in Office Notes
John Adams Jr. Republican Omaha 1937-1943 Served in Nebraska House 1935-1937.
First African-American State Senator.
Harry A. Foster Republican Omaha 1943-1949
John Adams Sr. Republican Omaha 1949-1962 Died in Office. Father of John Adams Jr.
Edward Danner Democratic Omaha 1963-1965 Redistricted to LD11
Senator Party affiliation Residence Years in Office Notes
Eugene Mahoney Democratic Omaha 1965-1976 Republican (1965-1969)
Redistricted from LD8
Bernice Labedz Democratic Omaha 1976-1993 Appointed by Gov. J.J. Exon
Don Preister Democratic Bellevue 1993-2009 Term-Limited
Heath Mello Democratic Omaha 2009-2017 Term-Limited
Mike McDonnell Democratic Omaha 2017-Present