Board Members

Board Members

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Isabel Escobar  
UK College of Engineering 
Lexington, KY 40506
P: (859) 257-7990

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Michael Flinn  
Hancock Biological Station 
1112 I Biology Building
Murray, KY 42071
P: (270) 809-6051

Morehead State

Geoffrey Gearner 
Morehead State University 
Department of Biology
301 Lappin Hall
Morehead, KY 40351
P: (606) 783-2803

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Buddhi Gyawali 
Kentucky State University 
College of Agriculture, Community, and the Sciences
400 East Main St.
Frankfort, KY 40601
P: (502) 597-6029 

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Greg Heitzman
BlueWater Kentucky
625 Myrtle St.
Louisville, KY 40208
P: (502) 533-5073

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Kristine Hopfensperger
Northern Kentucky University            Department of Biological Sciences
247 Natural Science Center
1 Nunn Dr. 
Highland Heights, KY 41099
P: (606) 783-2803


Jason Marion
Eastern Kentucky University
Department of Environmental Health Science
Dizney 233, 521 Lancaster Ave.
Richmond, KY 40475-3102
P: (859) 622-6343

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Jason Polk  
Western Kentucky University
Center for Human GeoEnvironmental Studies (CHNGES)
HydroAnalytical Lab
1906 College Heights Blvd. Frankfort, EST 407
Bowling Green, KY 42101
P: (270) 745-5015

Tamara Sluss
University of Louisville
Department of Urban and Public Affairs 
426 W. Blooms St., Room 109
Louisville, KY 40292
P: (502) 529-1602




Ex-Officio Members

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Linda Bridwell
Executive Director
Kentucky Public Service Commission
211 Sower Blvd. Frankfort, Kentucky Frankfort, KY 40602-0615
P: 502-564-3940

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Lisa A. Cassis
Vice President of Research
University of Kentucky
311 Main Building
Lexington, KY 40506
P: 859-257-5294

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Michael Griffin 
OH-KY-IN Water Science Center 
US Geological Survey 
9818 Bluegrass Parkway 
Louisville, KY 40299 
P: (317) 600-2721

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David Hamilton
Kentucky River Authority
5 Fountain Place
Frankfort, KY 40601
P: (502) 564-2866

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Bill Haneberg 
State Geologist of KY
Director, Kentucky Geological Survey
228 Mining & Minerals Bldg.
Lexington, KY 40506
P: (859) 323-0559


Amanda LeFevre 
Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection
300 Sower Blvd. Frankfort, KY 40601
P: (502) 782-6398

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John Webb 
Watershed Branch 
Kentucky Division of Water
300 Sower Boulevard, 3rd Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601 
P: (502) 564-3410

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Ward Wilson 
Executive Director
Kentucky Waterways Alliance 
120 Webster St. Suite 217
Louisville, KY 40206
Phone: (502) 589-8008