Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communications Office
Governor Ernie Fletcher Appoints Member to the State Fair Board

Press Release Date:  Thursday, October 12, 2006  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has appointed Tandy C. Patrick, of Louisville, to the State Fair Board.

Patrick is an attorney for Greenebaum, Doll, and McDonald, PLLC.  She received a bachelor’s degree in music education from the University of Kentucky and a law degree from the Louis D. Brandeis College of Law at the University of Louisville.  She is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, the Lexington Bar Association, the Louisville Bar Association, the International Council of Shopping Centers, the American Horse Show Association and the American Saddlebred Horse Association. 

The Kentucky State Fair Board operates two of the largest convention and trade show facilities in the state – the Kentucky Fair & Exposition Center and the Kentucky International Convention Center – located in Louisville.  In addition to hosting traveling events year-round at the two facilities, the Kentucky State Fair Board also produces three events of its own – the Kentucky State Fair, the National Farm Machinery Show and the North American International Livestock Exposition.  These shows are operated, staffed and executed by full-time state fair board staff members every year.