Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communication Office
Governor Ernie Fletcher appoints member to the Motor Vehicle Commission

Press Release Date:  Thursday, October 27, 2005  
Contact Information:  Brett Hall
Michael Goins
Jodi Whitaker

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has appointed Wayne J. Farris, of Pineville, as the newest member of the Motor Vehicle Commission. 

Farris is the sole proprietor of Ridgewood Apartments in Pineville. He received his degree in pre-pharmacy from the University of Kentucky. He is a member of the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival Board of Directors and the Bell Lodge 691 Masonic Lodge.   

The Motor Vehicle Commission is made up of 11 gubernatorial appointees. The commission is responsible for regulating the licensing and conduct of motor vehicle dealers, salespeople, manufacturers, distributors and their representatives within the commonwealth. The commission also provides protection of consumer’s rights by investigating complaints about dealerships and issuing administrative citations to dealers who fail to comply with the laws governing motor vehicle sales.