Governor's Office

Boards and Commissions

Thank you for your interest in serving as an appointee of Governor Steve Beshear on one of the Commonwealth of Kentucky's Boards and Commissions. Service as a gubernatorial appointee is an honor the Governor can bestow upon citizens of the Commonwealth. More importantly, it requires that appointees have the necessary background for such an appointment and the commitment to perform the duties of the individual board or commission, some of which may be extensive.

The applications below includes questions regarding political affiliation, race, gender, and geographic location. This information is necessary to satisfy the specific membership requirements established by the Kentucky General Assembly to provide for equitable and balanced gubernatorial appointments.

If you want to offer your time and talents in service to the Commonwealth, please complete the appropriate application. In considering your application, the Office of the Governor may ask you to provide more information.

Application (Choose PDF or Word document)
Application for Community College Boards (PDF only)
Application for University and Postsecondary Education Boards (PDF only)

Applications should be completed and returned to:

Geoffrey F. Dunn, Executive Director of Boards and Commissions
Office of the Governor
700 Capitol Avenue, Suite 132
Frankfort, KY 40601

Fax: (502) 564-2647


Alphabetical listing of all boards and commissions.
Complete directory with contact information, descriptions, membership requirements, and more.
Disclosure of Conflict of Interest Statement Form.
Ethical Guidelines for Members of Executive Branch Boards and Commissions.