Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communication Office
Governor Ernie Fletcher Appoints Member to the Kentucky Grape and Wine Council

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, March 14, 2006  
Contact Information:  Brett Hall
Jodi Whitaker
Troy Body

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Governor Ernie Fletcher has appointed Harkness Edwards, III, of Lexington, to the Kentucky Grape and Wine Council.

Edwards is a farmer for Jonco Farm, Inc. He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Kentucky.  He grows grapes and is a member of the Kentucky Vineyard Society Board.  He is married to Catherine Edwards.

The Kentucky Grape and Wine Council is made up of nine gubernatorial appointees. The council promotes and facilitates the development of the grape industry in the commonwealth.