Hofmeister was elected to his first term in 2018. He was born in Phillips County and returned to Phillips County in 2012 to his grandfather's family farm to raise cattle and dry land farm.

Hofmeister spent 33 years working full and part-time for Marathon Petroleum Company, a Fortune 100 company. He worked at many different locations and positions ending in Kentucky as a Regional Manager.

Hofmeister is active with the Republican party and is a member of the First Methodist Church of Holyoke.

Hofmeister is married and has 5 grown children.

As County Commissioner, Hofmeister serves on the following boards:

  • Eastern CO Services for the Developmentally Disabled
  • NE CO Health Dept
  • Centennial Mental Health
  • CCI Legislative Committee
  • Emergency Management
  • Local Government Designee Program