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

Press Release Date:  Monday, July 23, 2007  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has reappointed William B. Tolle, of Maysville, to the Kentucky State Fair Board.

Tolle is a Mason County farmer and a retired automobile dealer. He is married to Ruth Tolle and represents the Kentucky Livestock Improvement Association on the board.

As an agency of the Kentucky Commerce Cabinet, the Kentucky State Fair Board operates two of the largest convention and trade show facilities in the state – the Kentucky Exposition Center and the Kentucky International Convention Center, both 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.