Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communications Office
Governor Fletcher Reappoints Member to State Board of Auctioneers

Press Release Date:  Saturday, July 28, 2007  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

Morehead auctioneer to continue service on board

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Ernie Fletcher has reappointed Stephen D. Lewis, of Morehead, to the State Board of Auctioneers.

Lewis is a broker and auctioneer for the C. Roger Lewis Agency in Morehead.  He received a bachelor’s degree in business from Anderson University.  Lewis is a member of the National Auctioneer License Law Officials Association, the National Auctioneers Association, the Kentucky Auctioneers Association and the Kentucky Association of Realtors.  He is vice chair of the Morehead State University Foundation Inc. and is a member of the board of directors of the St. Claire Regional Medical Center Foundation.  He is married to Janet Lewis.

The State Board of Auctioneers is made up of five members appointed by the Governor.  The board administers the examination, licensure and regulation of auctioneers, apprentice auctioneers, limited livestock auctioneers, limited tobacco auctioneers and auction house operators.