Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communications Office
Governor Ernie Fletcher Appoints Member to the Financial Institutions Board

Press Release Date:  Thursday, December 21, 2006  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has appointed Jack Martin Goins, of Lexington, to the Financial Institutions Board.

Goins is a self-employed attorney.  He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Kentucky and a law degree from the Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville.  He is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association and the Lexington Hearing and Speech Center. 

The Financial Institutions Board is made up of 12 gubernatorial appointees.  The board is responsible for the licensing, chartering, and regulation of the activities performed by the state chartered/licensed depository and non-depository financial institutions.  The board is also in charge of administrating the activities by individuals and firms who sell or provide advice on securities to residents of Kentucky.