Governing Board

Chancellor

  • Governor Andy Beshear
    Chancellor

Officers

  • Jennifer Brown
    President
    Founder/Editor of The Hoptown Chronicle
  • Cynthia Torp
    First Vice President
    President/Owner, Solid Light, Inc.
  • Wayne Onkst
    Second Vice President
    State Librarian (Ret.)
  • Sheila Mason
    Third Vice President
    Records Compiler and Intern Coordinator, Legislative Research Commission

Members

  • Scott Alvey
    KHS Executive Director
  • Dr. Brian Clardy
    Chair, Kentucky Oral History Commission, Ex Officio
  • Tommy Hines
    President, KY Museums & Heritage Alliance, Ex Officio
  • Terry Manuel
    KY State Librarian & Archivist, Representing the State Libraries, Archives, and Records Commission
    State Librarian & Commissioner, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (KDLA)

Terms Expiring November 2022

  • Ben Chandler
    Member
  • Ryan Craig
    Member
  • Mary Hammond
    Member
  • Mark Neikirk
    Member

Terms Expiring November 2023

  • McCauley Adams
    Member
  • Mary "Mindy" Barfield
    Member
  • Rebecca "Becky" Dedman Bowling
    Member
  • Lora Suttles
    Member

Terms Expiring November 2024

  • Anthony Apro
    Member
  • Dr. William Alan Denny
    Member
  • Alissa Keller
    Member
  • Dr. Alicestyne Turley
    Member

Terms Expiring November 2025

  • Dr. Deann Stivers Allen
    Member
  • Brent Bj√∂rkman
    Member
  • Curtis Dame
    Member
  • Mel Hankla
    Member

Kentucky Sestercentennial Commission

The Kentucky Sestercentennial Commission is an act from HB256 establishing a commission to commemorate the sestercentennial anniversary of Harrodsburg, Kentucky. 

Upcoming Meetings

Kentucky Sestercentennial Commission Meeting – Initial Meeting

                Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. EST

                Via Zoom Video Conference

 

The Kentucky Sestercentennial Commission will hold an initial meeting for newly appointed members to get to know their counterparts as well as discuss the purpose of the Commission.  This meeting will be held via Zoom video conference.  The link and password to this meeting are as follows:

 

                Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85786140246

                                Password: 841377

 

Or Telephone:

                                Dial:      USA 713 353 0212

                                                USA 8888227517 (US Toll Free)

                                Conference code: 137633

 

Questions for this Commission should be addressed to Scott.Alvey@ky.gov with the subject line of “Question for Kentucky Sestercentennial Commission” and received no later than Monday, December 6, 2021.