KADB Members

Statutory members

Ryan Quarles, Commissioner of Agriculture (Chair)

Andy Beshear, Governor 
 
Larry Hayes, Acting Secretary of Economic Development
 
Dr. Nancy M. Cox, Director of the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Clara Ross Stamps
, Acting President of Kentucky State University

Appointed members

Mark Barker, Oldham County
Farm Credit Mid-America 
Agricultural Lender
Term Expires: July 6, 2022
 
Bobby Foree, Henry County
Attorney with farm experience
Term Expires: July 6, 2022

J. Fritz Giesecke, Hart County
Representative of Kentucky Farm Bureau
Term Expires: July 6, 2025

Matt Hinton, Fleming County
Agribusiness owner
Representative of Kentucky Chamber of Commerce
Term Expires: July 6, 2023
 
Wayne Hunt, Christian County
Cash grain and tobacco producer; Agribusiness owner
Term Expires: July 6, 2022
 
Dr. Gordon Jones, Warren County
Active farmer
Term Expires: July 6, 2023

Tom McKee, Harrison County
Active Farmer w/ag. diversification experience
Term Expires: July 6, 2024​

Brenda Paul, Bourbon County
Active Farmer
Term Expires: July 6, 2024

Al Pedigo, Allen County
Active farmer
Term Expires: July 6, 2023

Michael Peterson, Pulaski County
Active farmer
Term Expires: July 6, 2025

Suzanne Cecil White, Daviess County
Active farmer
Term Expires: July 6, 2024​
 
Updated: 07/20/2021
 
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