Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Jackie Hogan, Chair
Toyotetsu America, Inc. (Somerset)

Michael Baumgardner, Immediate Past Chair
McCoy & McCoy Laboratories (Madisonville)

Chris Driver
Harshaw Trane (Lexington)

Douglas Irvin, Secretary/Treasurer
Darling Ingredients (Cold Spring)

David Hall
CSX Transportation (Louisville)

Lee Lingo, Executive Director
Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (Frankfort)

Diane Snow
Fluor Federal Services (Kevil)

Richard Whitaker
Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems (Bowling Green)


Rusty Ashcraft, Manager, Government Affairs & Env. Policy, Alliance Coal, LLC
Joe Blackburn, Plant Manager, Schneider Electric USA, Inc., Lexington
Chris Driver, Filtration Program Leader, Harshaw Trane, Lexington
Lee Lingo, Executive Director, Kentucky Association of Manufacturers, Frankfort
Rejeana Thompson, Environmental Specialist, Aichi Forge USA, Inc., Georgetown
Ed Webb, President & CEO, World Trade Center Kentucky, Lexington

South Central
Jackie Hogan, General Manager, Toyotetsu America, Inc., Somerset
Carroll Knicely, Jr., General Manager, CHUHATSU North America, Inc., Glasgow
Richard Whitaker, Vice President, Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Bowling Green

Byron Craig, Business Development Manager, Boneal, Inc., Means
Jason Macak, Engineering Manager, Marathon Petroleum Company, Catlettsburg
Randy Norwood, Plant Manager, Regal Beloit America, Inc., Morehead

George Adams, Partner, Fisher & Phillips LLP
Leanne Cunningham, VP, GM, Brown-Forman Corporation
David Hall, Resident Vice President, CSX Transportation
Earl Jones, Senior Counsel, GE Appliances
Gregory Kosse, General Counsel, Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance
Brian Long, Plant Manager, Dupont Louisville Works
Moriah Ogilvie, Director, Anthem Blue Cross-Blue Shield
Chris Perry, President & CEO, KY Association of Electric Cooperatives
John Rainey, Director of Governmental Affairs, Altria Corporate Services
Fred Thome, Plant Manager, Assembly Operations, Ford Motor Company
Paul Weis, Manager, Business Services, LG&E and KU

Douglas Irvin, VP of Environmental Affairs, Darling Ingredients, Inc., Cold Spring
Carl H. Wicklund, Retired, Hebron

Robert J. Baker, President, Campbell Tobacco Rehandling, Mayfield
Mike Baumgardner, President, McCoy & McCoy Laboratories, Inc., Madisonville
Dr. Thomas Koehler, VP, Site Manager, Wacker Chemical Corporation, Calvert City
Steve Loyal, VP Government Affairs, Atmos Energy Company, Owensboro
Diane Snow, Internal Assessment Lead, Fluor Federal Services, Inc., Kevil