FRANKFORT, Ky.— Gov. Matt Bevin has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions:
Jeffrey T. Smith has been appointed as a member of the Kentucky State Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
- Jeffrey T. Smith, of Monticello, is a chiropractor. He will serve for a term expiring March 29, 2022.
The Kentucky State Board of Chiropractic Examiners regulates and controls the licensing and conduct of chiropractors within the Commonwealth. The Board promulgates regulations concerning professional and business practice standards, continuing education and licensure requirements.
Rodney E. Eldridge has been appointed as a member of the Kentucky Board of Auctioneers.
- Rodney E. Eldridge, of Taylor Mill, is a real estate title examiner. He will represent citizens at-large and serve for a term expiring June 15, 2020.
The Kentucky Board of Auctioneers administers the examination, licensure and regulation of auctioneers, apprentice auctioneers, limited livestock auctioneers, limited tobacco auctioneers and auction house operators.
Timothy Clark Rice has been appointed as a member of the Governor’s Postsecondary Education Nominating Committee.
- Timothy Clark Rice, of Harlan, is a business owner. He will serve for a term expiring April 14, 2022.
The Governor’s Postsecondary Education Nominating Committee meets semi-annually or when deemed necessary to select a list of three nominees to fill each vacancy on each of the state university boards, higher education boards, and the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.
Zach Morgan, Theresa May Osborne and Christopher Skates have been appointed as members of the Kentucky Oral History Commission.
- Zach Morgan, of Eminence, is an executive assistant with the Kentucky Commission on Military Affairs. He will serve for a term expiring Feb. 15, 2022; and
- Theresa May Osborne, of Bledsoe, is a college instructor. She will serve for a term expiring Feb. 15, 2023; and
- Christopher Skates, of Lawrenceburg, is a communications advisor with the Office of the Governor. He will serve for a term expiring Feb. 15, 2023.
The Kentucky Oral History Commission was created to preserve the life experiences and knowledge of Kentuckians.
Francis “Britt” Thompson, James Lewis Borders, Christopher Kenneth Peters and Sean M. McTigue have been appointed to the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Advisory Committee.
- Francis “Britt” Thompson, of London, is a pharmacist. He will represent the President of the Senate and serve for a term expiring Nov. 15, 2021; and
- Dr. James Lewis Borders, of Georgetown, is a physician and chief medical officer at Baptist Health Lexington. He will represent family practice physicians and serve for a term expiring Nov. 15, 2021; and
- Dr. Christopher Kenneth Peters, of Louisville, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist. He will represent psychiatrists and serve for a term expiring Nov. 15, 2021; and
- Dr. Sean M. McTigue, of Lexington, is a pediatric physician of infectious diseases. He will represent pediatricians and serve for a term expiring Nov. 15, 2021.
The Pharmacy and Therapeutics Advisory Committee advises the Governor, Secretary of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and the Commissioner of the Department for Medicaid Services on development and administration of an outpatient drug formulary.