Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communications Office
Governor Fletcher Appoints Member to the Tourism Development Finance Authority

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, June 06, 2006  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

Marvin Wilson accepts appointment

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has appointed Marvin Lee Wilson, of Eddyville, as a member of the Tourism Development Finance Authority.

Wilson received his bachelor’s degree and secondary teacher certification from the University of Kentucky and his juris doctorate from Southern Illinois University. A practicing attorney in Eddyville, Wilson is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association and holds licenses with the Kentucky Real Estate Appraisers Board, the Kentucky Real Estate Commission and the Kentucky Board of Auctioneers.

Wilson also serves as president of the 56th Judicial Circuit Bar Association, past-president of the Princeton Rotary Club, past-president of the Pennyrile Board of Realtors, and a board member with the Caldwell/Lyon County Free Clinic. He has also served as secretary/treasurer and president of the Lyon County Public Properties Corporation. He is married to Laura W. Wilson.