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Boards and Commissions

The following information reflects County appointments only – and does not represent all board members.  If you would like to serve on a board or have any general questions regarding boards and commissions, please contact Fiscal Court Clerk Jenni Warren @ 270-685-8424 or jwarren@daviessky.org.

Airport Board

KRS Chapter 183; 132-160

10 Members: 5 appointed by the Mayor of the City of Owensboro and 5 appointed by the County Judge/Executive (without the approval of legislative bodies) and may be reappointed. A quorum equals 6 members. All members must reside, work or have a place of business within the Owensboro community, but not necessarily within the city limits of Owensboro.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position  Term Term Ends Terms
Airport Doug Hoyt Fiscal Court 3 yr 3/1/2020 1
Airport Barry Frey Fiscal Court 3 yr 3/1/2021 1.5
Airport Ed Riney Fiscal Court 3 yr 3/1/2019 1
Airport Mickey Bowman Fiscal Court 3 yr 3/1/2021 1
Airport Marty Traylor Fiscal Court 3 yr 3/1/2020 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Airport Bob Whitmer Executive Director 2200 Airport Road Owensboro, KY 42301 270-685-4179 airport@omuonline.net www.owb.net

Assessment Appeals Board (PVA)

KRS Chapter 133; 020-030

3-year terms. Mayor of the City of Owensboro appoints 1 member, County Judge Executive appoints 1 member and the Fiscal Court appoints 1 member. Only after a 3-year hiatus may a member be reappointed. Members shall have extensive knowledge of real estate values, preferably in real estate appraisal, sales, management, financing or construction. Mayor appointee shall be a certified real-estate appraiser. Members are paid $100.00 for each day served.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Assessment Appeals John Burns Judge’s Appointment 3 yr 5/3/2019 1
Assessment Appeals Danielle Haag Fiscal Court 5/3/2018 .50
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Assessment Appeals Rachel Foster PVA 212 St. Ann Street: Room 102 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8474 rachelfoster@daviesscountypva.org www.daviesskypva.org

Daviess County ABC Deputy Administrator

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
DC Deputy Alcoholic Bev Admin. David Smith Judge/Executive 4 yr 1/1/2019 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
DC Deputy Alcoholic Bev Admin. David Smith Fiscal Court 212 St. Ann Street: Room 202 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8424 dsmith@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Daviess County ADA Coordinator

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
DC ADA Coordinator David Smith Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/1/19 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
DC ADA Coordinator David Smith Fiscal Court 212 St. Ann Street: Room 202 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8424 dsmith@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Daviess County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy Board (DC-ASAP)

2 Members: County Treasurer, who serves as the Fiscal Agent, and an appointee of the County Judge/Executive.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
DC ASAP Jim Hendrix Fiscal Agent 4 yr 1/1/2019 2
DC ASAP Barry Smith J/E Appointment 4 yr 1/1/2019 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
DC ASAP Jeff Roby OPD 222 East 9th Street Owensboro, KY 42301 270-687-8888 www.owensboro.org/police

Daviess County Animal Control Commission

Established 8/7/03 and amended 8/4/05. 13 Members (11 voting and 2 non-voting). Voting members shall represent the following: DC Animal Shelter Director, GRDGD, Law Enforcement (representing both the City of Owensboro and Daviess County), 2 Veterinarians, Rescue Organization, Attorney and 4 citizens. A citizen member shall be elected secretary. Non-voting members include a County Commissioner (liaison to the shelter) and a County employee. 4 year terms. Meets quarterly.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
DCACC Chris Settles Daviess County Citizen 4 yr 8/7/2017 1
DCACC Dr. Walter Marsh Local Veterinarian 4 yr 8/7/2017 1
DCACC Janie Robinson Rescue Organization 4 yr 8/7/2017 2
DCACC Mike Koger Commissioner Ex-officio 4 yr 1/1/2019 1
DCACC Kent Taul Local Law Enforcement 4 yr 8/7/2019 2
DCACC Sue Smiley Daviess County Citizen 4 yr 8/7/2019 2
DCACC  Lydia Wethington Daviess County Citizen 4 yr 8/7/2019 2
DCACC Clay Horton Green River District Health Department Rep 4 yr 8/7/2019 2
DCACC Dr. Nikki Curtis Local Veterinarian 4 yr 8/7/2019 3
DCACC Morgan Baker Daviess County Citizen 4 yr 8/7/2020 1
DCACC Misty Miller Local Attorney 4 yr 8/7/2020 1
DCACC Ashley Clark Daviess County Staff n/a 8/7/2020
DCACC County Staff (ex-officio) 8/7/2025
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
DCACC Ashley Clark Animal Control Director 2620 Calhoun Road Owensboro, KY 42301 270-685-8275 aclark@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Daviess County Cooperative Extension District

KRS 164.635

6 Members with 3-year terms.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Extension District Nathan Grant Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2017 2
Extension District Suzanne Cecil-White Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2017 1
Extension District John Wright Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2018 2
Extension District Carlos Earhart Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2018 1
Extension District Katie Clark Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2019 1
Extension District Debbie Zuerner-Johnson Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Extension District Lilly Thompson 4800 New Hartford Road Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8480 ldthompson@email.uky.edu www.daviess.ca.uky.edu

Daviess County Drainage Commission

Established 6/2/11 and amended 11/3/11. 6 Members appointed by the legislative board – 4-year terms. 1 appointee shall be a member of and represent the Home Builders Association.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
Drainage Commission George Altman East Appointee 4 yr 6/2/2021 1
Drainage Commission Richard Stallings Ex-officio member of HBAO 4 yr 6/2/2020 2
Drainage Commission Wally Taylor Central Appointee 4 yr 6/2/2021 1
Drainage Commission George Wathen Ex-officio County Liaison 4 yr 12/31/2017 2
Drainage Commission Joe Bill McKay Judge/Executive 4 yr 6/2/2019 1
Drainage Commission George Ballard Fiscal Court 4 yr 6/2/2019 2
Drainage Commission Jerry Fischer West Appointee 4 yr 6/2/2020 3
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Drainage Commission Mark Brasher County Engineer 2620 Calhoun Road Owensboro, KY 42301 270-685-8456 mbrasher@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Daviess County Economic Development Advisory Committee

Established 6/16/11 and amended 12/31/11. 5 Members. 4-year terms. Members shall reside 1 each in the West, East and Central divisions of Daviess County. 1 member shall be non-voting representing the legislative board. 2 members are appointed by the County Judge/Executive.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Economic Dev. Advisory Matt Hayden Judge/Executive 3 yr 6/19/2017 2
Economic Dev. Advisory Christina O’Bryan Central Commissioner 3 yr 6/19/2021 3
Economic Dev. Advisory Pat Cason East Commissioner 3 yr 6/19/2021 1
Economic Dev. Advisory Charlie Castlen Ex-officio County Liaison 3 yr 1/1/2018 1
Economic Dev. Advisory Wayne Foster Judge/Executive 3 yr 6/19/2019 2
Economic Dev. Advisory Mike Edge West Commissioner 3 yr 6/19/2020 3
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Economic Dev. Advisory Patti Osborne 200 E. Third Street: Suite 200 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-926-4339 posborne@owensboro.com www.daviessky.org

Daviess County Employee Council

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
DCFC Employee Council Mike Koger County Commissioner  In-Office 1/1/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
DCFC Employee Council Jenny Hardesty Legalist 212 St. Ann Street: Room 202 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8424 jhardesty@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Daviess County Parks Board

5 Members with 4-year terms.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
Parks Belinda Able Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/1/2017 2
Parks Charlie Mackey Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/1/2021 1
Parks Terri Thompson Fiscal Court – Ex-Officio 4 yr 4/1/2018 1
Parks Lewis Jean 4 yr 4/7/2018 4+
Parks Brooks Lohr Fiscal Court – Ex-Officio 4 yr 4/1/2021 .50
Parks George Wathen Fiscal Court Liaison 4 yr 1/1/2019 1
Parks Duke Smith Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/1/2019 5
Parks Bruce Kuegel Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/1/2019 5
Parks Steve Lewis Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/1/2019 3
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Parks Ross Leigh Parks Director 2620 Old Calhoun Road Owensboro, KY 42301 270-685-8456 rleigh@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Daviess County Public Library

5 Members with 4-year terms.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Library Lewatis McNeal Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/13/2017 1
Library Polly Reynolds Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/13/2017 2
Library Rodney Ellis Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/13/2018 0.5
Library Beena Vora Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/13/2018 1
Library Michelle Drake Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/13/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Library Debbie Young 2020 Frederica Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-684-0211 dyoung@dcplibrary.org www.dcplibrary.org

Daviess County Solid Waste Environment & Education Panel (DC-SWEEP)

11 Members (7 Voting Members & 4 ex-officio, non-voting members) appointed by County legislative board. 3-year terms. Voting members: East, West and Central Districts, a County Judge/Executive representative, a City of Owensboro representative and 2 at-large. Non-voting members: Daviess County Solid Waste Coordinator, Assistant City Manager, Landfill Director, and city Sanitation Manager. Board duties include: compile an annual report; develop long-range plan to address recycling and waste minimization; assist in compiling an annual update of the Daviess County Solid Waste Management Plan to be forwarded to the Kentucky Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Cabinet by March of each year.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
DC-SWEEP Chuck Coffman Fiscal Court – Central 3 yr 5/1/2020 1.5
DC-SWEEP Rethel Gesi Lowe At Large 3 yr 5/1/2018 2
DC-SWEEP Bryan Reynolds At Large 3 yr 5/1/2018 5
DC-SWEEP Joe Sublett (City Prop. Maint.) Mayor’s Appointment 3 yr 5/1/2018 2
DC-SWEEP Mike Koger Judge’s Appointment 3 yr 1/1/2019 1
DC-SWEEP Mark Irby Ex-officio 3 yr 1/1/2020 3
DC-SWEEP Jim West Fiscal Court – East 3 yr 1/1/2020 2
DC-SWEEP John Fentress Fiscal Court -West 3 yr 1/1/2020 2
DC-SWEEP Robbie Hocker Ex-Officio – staff n/a 1/1/2020
DC-SWEEP Mike Hamilton Ex-officio – staff n/a 1/1/2020
DC-SWEEP Bill Parrish Ex-officio – city staff 1/1/2020
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
DC-SWEEP Mike Hamilton Solid Waste Coordinator 7772 Hwy 815 Owensboro, KY 42301 270-229-4484 mhamilton@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Development Review Board (MidAmerica Air Park)

4 Members with 3-year terms. County Judge/Executive (or designee), Industrial Foundation representative and EDC representation. N forming documents exists. Only meets as needed.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
Development Review Board (Mid America Airpark) Ross Leigh Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2017 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Development Review Board (Mid America Airpark) Becky McCubbins 200 E. Third Street: Suite 200 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-926-4339 bmccubbins@owensboro.org www.edc.owensboro.com

Economic Development Corporation (EDC)

Sitting County Judge/Executive serves.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
EDC Al Mattingly Sitting  J/E In-Office 1/1/2019
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
EDC Al Mattingly Judge/Executive 212 St. Ann Street: Room 202 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8424 amattingly@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Economic Development Properties (EDP)

Established 5/22/86, amended 11/7/88, 5/27/98 and 5/14/98

  1. Change the name from O-DC Industry, Inc. to Economic Development Properties, Inc.
  2. Reduce board from 5 to 3 Members – 1 each from the City of Owensboro legislative board, County legislative board and IFB (with equal votes).
  3. Change bylaws to require a unanimous vote on property matters.
  4. Amend bylaws – give the City legislative board, County legislative board and IFB ultimate control over who represents them on the EDP board.
Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
EDP George Wathen Fiscal Court 4 yr (In-Office) 1/1/2019 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
EDP Becky McCubbins 200 E. Third Street: Suite 200 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-926-4339 bmccubbins@owensboro.org www.edc.owensboro.com

Ethics Board

Ordinance N. C.4 – 3 Member board with 3-year terms. Members may only serve 3 terms. Members shall be appointed, one each from the City of Owensboro, Daviess County and Joint City/County per recommendation of the Daviess County Bar Association.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Ethics Sean Land City/County – Recommended by Bar 3 yr 3/1/2020 2
Ethics David Johnson Fiscal Court 3 yr 3/1/2018 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Ethics Sherry Girten P.O. Box 10003 Owensboro, KY 42302 270-687-8580 girtensl@owensboro.org www.owensboro.org

Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Chamber George Wathen Fiscal Court 1 yr 12/31/2017
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Chamber Candance Brake Executive Director 200 E. Third Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-926-1860 cbrake@owensboro.com www.owensboro.com

Green River Area Council on Aging

Established by GRADD, pursuant to the provisions of the Older American Act of 1965 (PL 95-478). Members are appointed by the GRADD board. Local officials may serve on the council or may appoint a representative. Each member serves a 3 year term and may be reappointed. 50% of board must be senior citizens. All funds for aging programs go through GRADD’s Aging Council. They monitor all senior programs in 7 counties; Meals on Wheels and Congregate Meals (served at centers). They also provide home provided services (Home Care), including service for disabled citizens.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
Green River Area Council on Aging Mattie Jones J/E 3 yr 12/31/2017 4
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Green River Area Council on Aging Vivian Craig Aging Service Planner 300 GRADD Way Owensboro, KY 42301 270-926-4433 viviancraig@gradd.com www.gradd.com/AHSS

Green River Area Development District (GRADD)

4 Members with 3 year terms. 1 tri-join (may be reappointed), 1 County legislative board, 1 City of Owensboro legislative board, 1 City of Whitesville legislative board. Overall board consists of 32 (7 county) members. As Owensboro is a 2nd class city, the Mayor of Owensboro and County Judge/Executive shall serve and not be allowed to appoint a designee.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
GRADD Cindy Fiorella Tri-joint 3 yr 12/31/2017 3
GRADD Al Mattingly Sitting J/E In-Office 1/1/2019
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
GRADD Kim Wells 300 GRADD Way Owensboro, KY 42301 270-926-4433 kwell@gradd.com www.gradd.com

Green River District Board of Health

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
Green River District Board of Health Al Mattingly Sitting Co J/E In-Office 1/1/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Green River District Board of Health Green River District Board of Health 1600 Breckenridge Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-686-7744 www.healthdepartment.org

Green River Regional Industrial Development Authority

8 appointees – 1 each from participating counties. 4-year term. Host County has 2 appointees. Elected officials are ineligible to serve.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
Green River Regional Industrial Development Authority Larry Mayfield J/E’s Appointee 4 yr 12/31/2017 5
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Green River Regional Industrial Development Authority Kim Logsdon P.O. Box 3 Hartford, KY 42347 270-314-9004 / 270-298-3551 klogsdon1954@att.net

Greenwood Cemetery Advisory Committee (county-owned).

5 Members appointed by County legislative board: 1 preservation technologist, 1 elected member of legislative board, 1 family member or descendant of one resting at the cemetery or a historian of family descendency, and 2 at-large members. 3-year terms. Board oversees the cemetery’s budget with approval of the legislative board. They advocate for the well-being of the cemetery. Board shall advise and make recommendations to the legislative board for the purpose of management and maintenance of the cemetery and shall review and make recommendations regarding the operating and capital improvement budgets. The board shall make recommendations to the legislative board regarding changes to the cemetery that are not addressed in routine care and maintenance affecting architectural and landscape features. Such recommendations are limited to historic preservation. These recommendations, however, shall not be binding on the legislative board; and the legislative board maintains authority for the management and control of the Cemetery and shall have control over the property, real and personal, which constitutes the assets of the Cemetery.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Greenwood Cemetery Advisory Committee Gary Adams Preservation… 3 yr 4/19/2018 4
Greenwood Cemetery Advisory Committee Wesley Acton Fiscal Court – AT LARGE 3 yr 4/19/2018 4
Greenwood Cemetery Advisory Committee Sharon Sullivan Fiscal Court – AT LARGE 3 yr 4/19/2018 4
Greenwood Cemetery Advisory Committee Mike Koger Fiscal Court  In-Office 1/1/2019 1
Greenwood Cemetery Advisory Committee Emily Holloway Descendent of Family Member  3 yr 4/19/2019 4
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Greenwood Cemetery Advisory Committee Emily Holloway 3514 Christie Place Owensboro, KY 42301 270-683-7391

Industrial Development Authority (IDA)

KRS Chapter 154; 50-301

Established 1991. 6 Member Board; 3 appointed by the Mayor of the City of Owensboro and 3 appointed by the County Judge/Executive. 4-year terms and may be reappointed. Corporation used to transfer state incentives to industrial prospects. Purpose is to facilitate the acquisition, retention and development of land for industrial and/or commercial purposes.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Industrial Development Authority Larry Boswell Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/9/2021 3
Industrial Development Authority Al Mattingly Fiscal Court In-Office 1/1/2019 2
Industrial Development Authority Jim Hendrix Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/9/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Industrial Development Authority Madison Silvert EDC 200 E. Third Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-926-4339 www.edc.owensboro.com

Medical Control Advisory Board

KRS 65.250KOC 860.5 (2005)

Ordinance amended 5/19/05 increasing the 6 Member board to a 10 Member board, per KOC 860.5(2005).

10 Members (8 Voting and 2 Non-Voting). 4-year terms. Voting: 4 Members appointed by the City of Owensboro legislative board and 4 by County legislative board (legislative boards shall appoint at least 1 member from a list of candidates provided by OMHS). 2 ex-officio non-voting members shall be the hospital’s Director of Emergency Services and the ambulance provider’s (Yellow, operated by Procreant) Medical Dir.  Board has the authority to manage, regulate & enforce ambulance service.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
MCA Dwane Smeathers Fiscal Court – Fire Department 4 yr 3/1/2021 2
MCA Barry Smith Fiscal Court – Law Enforcement 4 yr 5/19/2021 1
MCA Cynthia Alvey Fiscal Court – Hospital Recommendation 4 yr 3/1/2018 1
MCA Paul Nave Fiscal Court 4 yr 5/19/2019 4
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
MCA Caroline Henderson Director of Emergency Services 1201 Pleasant Valley Road Owensboro, KY 42303 270-471-2000 caroline.henderson@owensborohealth.org www.owensborohealth.org

OASIS

18 Members with 3-year terms. May be reappointed, but cannot serve more than 3 consecutive terms. 4 members appointed by County Judge/Executive. 6 members appointed 1 each by the Judge/Executives of Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union and Webster Counties. 3 members appointed – 1 each by the Mayors of Owensboro, Whitesville and Henderson, KY. 3 members by OASIS board of Directors. 1 member appointed by the GRADD Board of Directors (all County Judge/Executives in the GRADD region). Must be 21 years old and reside within the community he/she represents.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
OASIS Jamie Bisel Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/1/2020 1.5
OASIS Jan Goldman Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/1/2020 2
OASIS Jonas Billingsley Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/1/2018 1
OASIS J. Aaron Wilson Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/1/2018 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
OASIS Gloria Jones P.O. Box 315 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-5271 gjonesoasis@att.net www.oasisshelter.org

Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau

KRS 91A.360

7 Commissioners with 3-year terms. May be reappointed.

2 Commissioners appointed from a list of 3 or more names submitted by the local city hotel and motel association.

1 Commissioner appointed from a list of 3 or more names submitted by the local county hotel and motel association.

1 Commissioner appointed from a list of 3 or more names submitted by the local restaurant association or associations.

1 Commissioner appointed from a list of 3 or more names submitted by the Chamber of Commerce.

2 Commissioners appointed by the County Judge/Executive, if the commission has been established by separate action of a county or city; or 1 each by the Judge/Executive and the Mayor of the most populous city participating in the establishment of the commission if the commission has been established by join action of a county and a city or cities. A commissioner may be removed by joint or separate action of the appropriate CEO or officers of the legislative boards that established said commission.

KOC 150.13(2012)

Section 1. The County legislative board authorizes the Judge/Executive to delegate the appointment of 1 commissioner or board member of the Owensboro-Daviess County CVB from the community at-large and representing local businesses.

Section 2. The Mayor of the City of Owensboro shall continue to appoint 1 commissioner representing local businesses to the Board of the Owensboro-Daviess County CVB as a vacancy occurs in this position.

Section 3. The Mayor of the City of Owensboro shall appoint the commissioner from candidates residing within the city of Daviess County representing local businesses. The Mayor shall appoint a commissioner within 30 days of vacancy.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
O-DC-CVB Taylor Deveaux Fiscal Court 3 yr 6/30/2020 1
O-DC-CVB Darshana Patel Hotel/Motel Assoc. 3 yr 6/30/2020 2
O-DC-CVB Larry Kirk Restaurant Assoc. 3 yr 6/30/2018 2
O-DC-CVB Ruth Ann Dearness Hotel/Motel 3 yr 6/30/2018 2
O-DC-CVB Matt McCloud Hotel/Motel 3 yr 6/30/2019 2
O-DC-CVB Kyle Aud Chamber 3 yr 6/30/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
O-DC-CVB Darren Peach 215 E. 2nd Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-926-1100 darren@visitowensboro.com www.visitowensboro.com

Owensboro-Daviess County Dental Clinic

Directors shall hold office for 2 years or until his/her successor has been elected and appointed to office. Directors may serve 3 consecutive terms and may be reappointed after a 1 year hiatus.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Dental Clinic Board of Directors
Owensboro-Daviess County
Miann Ferison Fiscal Court 3 yr 7/1/2018 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Dental Clinic Board of Directors
Owensboro-Daviess County
Dental Clinic Board Chair 2315 Mayfair Drive: Suite 32 Owensboro, KY 42301 270-691-6205 www.owensborodentalclinic.com

Owensboro-Daviess County Drug/Alcohol Steering Committee

Resolution N. 15-2011 approval 8/4/11; amended to add 2 members on 4/8/13

12 Members with 3 year (citizen) terms. Citizen members can serve up to 3 consecutive terms. However, members may serve additional terms with consent of legislative boards. The County Judge/Executive, a County Commissioner, the County Sheriff, the Mayor of the City of Owensboro, the Chief of Police, a City Commissioner and 6 Citizen Members appointed jointly by the Judge/Executive and Mayor make up the members. Elected officials shall serve.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Drug/Alcohol Steering Com Gary Hall Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/1/2017 2
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Lisa Jones Joint 3 yr 9/1/2017 2
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Donna Nolan Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/1/2017 1.50
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Mike Koger Fiscal Court 3 yr 12/31/2017 1
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Ronsonlyn Clark Joint 3 yr 9/1/2018 2
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Lura McElhearn Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/1/2018 2
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Jason Worth Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/1/2018 2
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Sarah Adkins Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/1/2019 1
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Debbie Zuerner -Johnson Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/1/2019 3
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Drug/Alcohol Steering Comm. Carla Shelton City of Owensboro P.O. Box 10003 Owensboro, KY 42302 270-687-8523 sheltoncj@owensboro.org www.owensboro.org

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

14 Members with 3-year terms. Terms begin October 31. Per Hospital request, legislative boards shall approve the necessary appoint(s) as late as June for an October 31 effective date so new or returning member may have appropriate time to train for their position. 4 community appointees selected by nominations from local organizations. 3 physicians appointed through nominations by the hospital medical staff. 6 members appointed, 3 each, by the City of Owensboro and County legislative boards. 1 joint Owensboro/Daviess County director who is a physician, but who is not an elected official, an employee of the City of Owensboro or County or a member of the governing body of a public agency.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
OMHS Ron Presser Fiscal Court 3 yr 10/31/2017 1
OMHS Mark Millsap City/County 3 yr 10/31/2018 2
OMHS Susie Harris Fiscal Court 3 yr 10/31/2018 2
OMHS Suzanne Northern-Blazar Fiscal Court 3 yr 10/31/2019 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
OMHS Steve Johnson 1201 Pleasant Valley Road Owensboro, KY 42303 270-417-2000 steve.johnson@owensborohealth.org www.owensborohealth.org

Owensboro Metropolitan Planning Commission (OMPC) Boards:

Owensboro Metropolitan Planning Commission (OMPC)

KRS 100.133

10 Members/4-Year terms, Judge/Executive/LB, Mayor of Owensboro/LB, Whitesville. Section 21-18 Code of Ordinances. Owensboro-Whitesville-Daviess County; 5 appointments by the Mayor of Owensboro/LB; 4 appointments by the County Judge/Executive/LB; 1 appointment by Whitesville. 7 members being citizen members. (1 Owensboro and 1 Daviess County member may be a non-citizen member). Non-citizen members may be any elected official, appointed official or public employee of the City of Owensboro or County. City of Owensboro members appointed by the Mayor of Owensboro shall reside in the City. Members may be reappointed.

Appeals Board

KRS 100.217

7 Members/4 Years, County Judge/Executive/LB, Mayor of Owensboro/LB. Established by joint agreement of Cities of Owensboro and Whitesville and Daviess County. Section 21-20 Code of Ordinances; Ordinances 21-70 provides for Joint Planning Commission for Owensboro, Whitesville and County. 7 Members, 2 Citizen Members of Planning Commission, one each from City of Owensboro and County; Mayor of Owensboro/LB appoints 4 members; Judge/Executive/LB appoints 3 members. Members must take the oath of office.

Building Code Appeals Board

Ordinance N. 150-7(97) – Joint City of Owensboro/Daviess County Board Established by Ordinance 15-97 on 3-18-97.

KRS 198B.070

5 Members; 2 appointed by the Mayor of Owensboro/LB; 2 appointed by the County Judge/Executive/LB; and 1 jointly appointed by the Mayor of Owensboro & County Judge/Executive with approval from LB. 4 year terms. Members shall consist of technically qualified persons with experience in building industry. Neither City or County official shall hear an appeal in a case where he/she has a private interest.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
OMPC Manuel Ball Fiscal Court  4 yr 12/31/2017 0.5
OMPC Larry Boswell Fiscal Court 4 yr 12/31/2018 1.5
OMPC ***Lewis Jean Fiscal Court- ***DUAL APPOINTEE 4 yr 12/31/2018 1
OMPC Angela Hardaway Fiscal Court 4 yr 12/31/2020 1
OMPC Bd of Adjustments *** Lewis Jean Fiscal Court – ***DUAL APPOINTEE 4 yr 12/31/2018 1
OMPC Bd of Adjustments Bill Glenn Fiscal Court 4 yr 12/31/2019 1
OMPC Bd of Adjustments Judy Dixon Fiscal Court  4 yr 12/31/2020 1
OMPC Building Code Appeals Board Danny Richeson Fiscal Court 4 yr 5/6/2021 2
OMPC Building Code Appeals Board Ted Lolley City/County 4 yr 5/6/2021 5
OMPC Building Code Appeals Board Jason Baker Fiscal Court 4 yr 5/6/2019 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
OMPC Brian Howard Executive Director P.O. Box 732 Owensboro, KY 42302-0732 270-687-8650 howardbr@owensboro.org www.ompc.org

Paradise Regional Industrial Park

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Paradise Park Cathy Switzer Fiscal Court  4 yr 12/1/2017 4
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Paradise Park Barbara Williams P.O. Box 636 Greenville, KY 42345 270-338-4102 barbarau.williams@ky.gov

Regional Transportation Commission

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Reg. Transportation Committee Charlie Castlen Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/1/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Reg. Transportation Committee Keith Harpole GRADD 300 GRADD Way Owensboro, KY 42301 270-926-4433 www.gradd.com

River Park Center

26 Members with 3 year terms. 1 member is appointed by County LB.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
River Park Center Julie Starnes Fiscal Court 3 yr 9/1/2019 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
River Park Center Roxy Witt 101 Daviess Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-687-2770 rwitt@riverparkcenter.org www.riverparkcenter.org

Regional Water Resource Agency (RWRA)

7 Members with 4 year terms. May be reappointed. Daviess County elected officials may not serve on board until they have been out of said office for 1 year. 4 appointed by the Mayor of Owensboro/LB. 3 appointed by the County Judge/Executive/LB. Members shall be at least 25 years of age, a current resident of Daviess County for not less than 3 years.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
RWRA David Johnson Fiscal Court 4 yr 7/1/2021 1
RWRA Becky Whitehead Fiscal Court 4 yr 3/1/2019 2.5
RWRA George Stuart Fiscal Court4 4 yr 1/1/2020 6
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
RWRA Kellie Pfeiffer 1722 Pleasant Valley Road Owensboro, KY 42303 270-687-8452 pfeifferek@rwra.org www.rwra.org

Saint Benedict’s Homeless Shelter

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
St. Benedict’s Homeless Shelter Charlie Castlen Fiscal Court 3 yr 6/24/2020 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
St. Benedict’s Homeless Shelter Board Chair 1001 West 7th Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-541-1003 www.stbenedictsowensboro.org

Storm Water Quality Advisory Committee (SWQAC)

Established 2006 – 3-year terms and may be reappointed without limits. SWAQC was created to provide and promote citizen input and technical excellence in the field of storm water management, through pollution prevention, best management practices, education and training. SWQAC shall:

  • Provide information to local governments, industry and others relative to water pollution source control through various educational opportunities.
  • Provide a forum for interaction between all levels of interest related to the water pollution source control effort.
  • Serve as an information clearinghouse regarding specific regulations, regulatory trends and technological developments in the area of water pollution source control, including pollution prevention and storm water.
  • Recognize significant achievements in the field of water pollution control.

Staff Membership: technical personnel from the City of Owensboro, Daviess County and State government; RWRA; OMPC; GRADD who shall:

  • Provide technical assistance to regular SWQAC members.
  • Serve as liaisons between regular members and local government officials
  • One staff member shall serve as Secretary
  • Recommend individuals for regular membership to local government (for approval by City of Owensboro Manager and Daviess County Fiscal Court)

Regular Members: No less than 10, no more than 15; A majority of the membership is required to reach quorum.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
SWQAC George Wathen Fiscal Court 4 yr 12/31/2018 2
SWQAC Mark Brasher Fiscal Court 4 yr 12/31/2018 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
SWQAC Mark Brasher County Engineer 2620 Calhoun Road Owensboro, KY 42301 270-685-8456 mbrasher@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org

Structural Evaluation

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Structural Evaluation Mike Koger Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/1/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Structural Evaluation EMA Director 212 St. Ann Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8848 www.dcemaky.com

Transportation Advisory Committee

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term # Term Ends Terms
Trans. Advisory Comm. Charlie Castlen Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/1/2019 1
Trans. Advisory Comm. Mark Brasher Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/1/2019 2
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Trans. Advisory Comm. Keith Harpole GRADD 300 GRADD Way Owensboro, KY 42301 270-926-4433 www.gradd.com

Water, Ohio County

2 Members with 4-year terms.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Water – Ohio County Mark Whitehouse Fiscal Court 4 yr 4/2/2018 2
Water – Ohio County Reid Haire Fiscal Court 4 yr 6/15/2019 1
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Water – Ohio County Walt Beasley Director 124 East Washington Street Hartford, KY 42347 270-298-7704 laybusiness@gmail.com www.ohiocountywater.wordpress.com

Water, Southeast & West

Both have 3 members with 4 year terms.

Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Water – Southeast John Bell Fiscal Court – CENTRAL 4 yr 6/1/2018 1
Water – Southeast Hugh Bittel Fiscal Court  4 yr 6/1/2019 1
Water – Southeast Christina O’Bryan Fiscal Court – EAST 4 yr 6/1/2020 2
Water – West Paula Crabtree Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/17/2019 2
Water – West Janet Murphy Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/17/2020 4
Water – West Scott Kuegel Fiscal Court 4 yr 1/17/2021 1.5
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Water – Southeast & West William Higdon Executive Director 3400 Bittel Road Owensboro, KY 42301 270-685-5594 whigdon@oolwireless.net

Daviess County Property Maintenance Code Board of Appeals

The purpose of the Daviess County Property Maintenance Code Board of Appeals is to hear appeals by any qualified party aggrieved by any decision of the Solid Waste Coordinator/Code Enforcement Officer. Daviess County Fiscal Court shall appoint 3-5 Members, qualified by experience and training to decide matters pertaining to property maintenance. They may not be employees of Daviess County Fiscal Court.

The board shall select a member annually to serve as Chair. The County Judge/Executive shall designate a board secretary who shall file a detailed record of all board proceedings with the office of the County Judge/Executive. Members are not compensated. This is a 3-5 member board.

  • 1 Member – Term of 1 year (subsequent 3 year, not more than 2 consecutive terms (initial term not included))
  • 1 Member – Term of 2 years (subsequent 3 year, not more than 2 consecutive terms (initial term not included))
  • 1 Member – Term of 3 years (subsequent 3 year, not more than 2 consecutive terms (initial term not included))
  • 2 Alternate members may be appointed by the Judge/Executive to serve in the absence or disqualification of a member (3 year term)
  • Following initial term, no member shall serve more than 2 consecutive terms.
Board First Name Last Name Board Position Term Term Ends Terms
Property Maint. Appeals Board J/E Alternate #2 0
Property Maint. Appeals Board Jordan Camp East Appointee 3 yr 2/25/2017 0
Property Maint. Appeals Board Wally Taylor J/E Alternate #1/ FARM BUREAU REP 3 yr 2/25/2018 0
Property Maint. Appeals Board Carl Worthington Central Appointee 3 yr 2/25/2018 0
Property Maint. Appeals Board Keith Riney West Appointee 3 yr 2/25/2019 0
Contact Information First & Last Name Title Street Address C/S/Z Phone E-Mail Website
Property Maint. Appeals Board Al Mattingly Judge/Executive 212 St. Ann Street: Room 202 Owensboro, KY 42303 270-685-8424 amattingly@daviessky.org www.daviessky.org