FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 19, 2018) – Gov. Matt Bevin has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions:
Arun K. Gadre has been appointed to the Kentucky Licensing Board for Specialists in Hearing Instruments.
- Dr. Arun K. Gadre, of Prospect, is an otologist and neurotologist. He will represent otolaryngologists and serve for a term expiring July 31, 2021.
The Kentucky Licensing Board for Specialists in Hearing Instruments regulates and controls the licensing, conduct and operation of hearing instruments within the Commonwealth.
Joshua Benjamin Skuller has been appointed to the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy.
- Dr. Joshua Benjamin Skuller, of Louisville, is an occupational therapist. He will represent licensed occupational therapists and serve for a term expiring July 15, 2020.
The Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy regulates and controls the licensing and conduct of occupational therapists within the Commonwealth.
James Claypool has been appointed to the Kentucky Historic Preservation Review Board.
- Dr. James Claypool, of Park Hills, is a retired professor of history, teaching at both Murray State University and Northern Kentucky University. He will represent professionally recognized historians and serve for a term expiring July 15, 2020.
The Kentucky Historic Preservation Review Board is charged with considering whether proposed National Register nominations meet National Park Service National Register criteria. By commenting on the quality of a nomination’s argument, members assist the Park Service in determining a property’s eligibility to the National Register.
Beth Nicole McNulty has been appointed to the Kentucky Board of Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
- Dr. Beth Nicole McNulty, of Lexington, is an otolaryngologist and neurotologist. She will represent consumers and serve for a term expiring Oct. 1, 2021.
The Kentucky Board of Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing administers and enforces the statutory authority and monitors the needs of the consuming public. The Board licenses all eligible candidates for entry into the profession of Interpreting. It recommends appropriate changes in the law to assure fairness and equality.
Erin Warford has been appointed to the Historic Properties Advisory Commission.
- Erin Warford, of Shelbyville, is the executive director of the Old Governor’s Mansion. She will represent the director of the Old Governor’s Mansion and serve for a term expiring Aug. 11, 2020.
The Historic Properties Advisory Commission provides continuing attention to the maintenance, furnishings, and repairs of the Executive Mansion, Old Governor’s Mansion and the New State Capitol. The Commission has authority over any construction, repairs, structural restoration, or renovation of these properties. In addition, the Commission supervises the maintenance of a current inventory of all furnishings in these properties. The Commission has final authority over articles placed in the properties and moneys spent on these buildings and they develop criteria for the display of objects, and for the use of the public areas and grounds of the New State Capitol.
Bart Porter has been appointed to the Northern Kentucky Convention Center Corporation Board of Directors.
- Bart Porter, of Bellevue, is the CEO of GreatForce Insurance Agents, LLC. He will serve for a term expiring July 14, 2021.
The Northern Kentucky Convention Center Corporation Board of Directors is responsible for managing and developing the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington.
Todd W. Mills has been appointed to the Kentucky Water Well Certification Board.
- Todd W. Mills, of Mayfield, is a geologist and monitoring well driller with Chase Environmental Group, Inc. He will represent active members in the Kentucky and National Water Well Association and serve for a term expiring Aug. 16, 2020.
The Kentucky Water Well Certification Board recommends to the Energy and Environment Cabinet Secretary administrative regulations to govern examinations, hearings to suspend, revoke or deny a certificate, and any other duties as deemed fit.
Sharon Claypool and Noel Rush II have been appointed to the Governor’s Scholars Program Board of Directors.
- Sharon Claypool, of Park Hills, is a retired secondary French language teacher. She will serve for a term expiring June 20, 2020.
- Noel Rush II, of Louisville, is senior vice president of Commercial Development with RJ Corman Railroad Group. He will serve for a term expiring June 20, 2020.
The Governor’s Scholars Program strives to enhance Kentucky’s next generation of civic and economic leaders and to create models of educational excellence for teachers and students.