Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communication Office
Governor Ernie Fletcher appoints member to the Northern Kentucky Convention Center Corporation Board of Directors

Press Release Date:  Thursday, August 18, 2005  
Contact Information:  Carla Blanton
Michael Goins
Jodi Whitaker
502-564-2611
 


FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has announced the appointment of Aref W. Bsisu, of Covington, as the newest member of the Northern Kentucky Convention Center Corporation Board of Directors.

Bsisu is a managing partner for Lantrust Real Estate Group, LLC and the president of Lantrust Securities, Inc. Bsisu received his master's degree from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon, and completed other post-graduate studies in sales and marketing in Oxford, England. He is a member of the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors. Bsisu’s wife, May, is a self-employed book author.

The Northern Kentucky Convention Center Corporation Board of Directors is made up of seven members, three of whom are appointed by the governor.  The board is responsible for managing and developing the Northern Kentucky Convention Center.