Norb Ryan of Versailles, appointed to the Commonwealth Council on Developmental Disabilities.
Brent Edward O’Neill of Lexington, appointed to the Kentucky Geographic Information Advisory Council.
Dr. Kristen Stakelin of Lexington, appointed to the Kentucky Board of Licensed Diabetes Educators.
Molly Elizabeth Caldwell and Kathy Hopkins, both of Lexington, appointed to the State Advisory Committee for the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
The following artists, whose works were chosen for the annual Governor’s Derby Exhibit, on display in the Capitol Rotunda through June 4:
Philis Alvic, Chao Ma, Helen Morrison and Jason Sturgill of Fayette County
Bill Berryman and Kevin Osbourn of Clark County
Robert Hunt and Jennifer Stanley of Madison County
These Fayette County students who took first place awards at the Technology Student Association’s 2018 state conference:
Vykai Forrester, Tim Kern and Gayvon Starks of Lexington Traditional Magnet School: System Control and Technology Bowl
Alex Brown, Terin Chrisco, Canaan Hunley and Steven Smith of Lexington Traditional Magnet School: Vex Robotics
Gabby Formby, Alayna Fraser, Gabe Mattingly and Hope Meyers, Southern Middle School: Biotechnology
Troy Nolan, Southern Middle School, CAD Foundations
William Allen, Southern Middle School:Career Prep
William Allen and Gabe Mattingly, Southern Middle School: Challenging Technology Issues:
Justin Hart and Andrew Stewart, Southern Middle School: Coding
Faith Summers, Southern Middle School: Digital Photography
Shaylin Lewis, Southern Middle School: Essays on Technology
Hope Meyers, Southern Middle School:Flight
Luke Day, Andrew Fraser, Bryce Schaffer and Brooks Theis, Southern Middle School: Inventions and Innovations
Colin Clevenger, Cameron Schuster and Jay Wilson, Southern Middle School: Junior Solar Sprint
Shaylin Lewis, Gabe Mattingly and Bryce Schaffer, Southern Middle School: Leadership Strategies
Alayna Fraser, Madi Knapp, Sophia Shelton and Pragya Upreti, Southern Middle School: Medical Technology
Luke Jacobs, Caden Tobin and Dhruv Upreti, Southern Middle School:Microncontroller Design
Zachary Rothrock, Southern Middle School: Prepared Speech
Kasey Burns, Southern Middle School: Promotional Marketing
Madi Knapp and Sophia Shelton, Southern Middle School: Technical Design
William Allen, Adam Huffman, Lucas Poynter and Zachary Rothrock, Southern Middle School: Video Game Design
Luke Jacobs, Davis Miller and Dhruv Upreti, Southern Middle School: Website Design
Emily Jones, Lafayette: Extemporaneous speech
Alex Fields, Emily Jones, Jimmy Rose and Jack Tattershall, Lafayette: On-Demand Video
McKayla Weaver, Lafayette: Prepared presentation
Helen Pang, Paul Laurence Dunbar: Coding
Connie Waespe of Lafayette High School, who received the Jack Bryden Great Teacher Award from the Rotary Club of Lexington.
Koy Lindsey of Midway University, named River States Conference Baseball Player of the Week.
These Fayette County students, who earned first place awards at the Kentucky Art Education Association’s 2018 all-state competition:
Ally Frederick, Bryan Station: Ceramics
Caitlin Labiance, Dunbar: Digital Media
Jessica Harrison, Bryan Station: Fiber Arts/Textile
MacKenzie Varble of Henry Clay: Fashion
Keller Hufana of Henry Clay: Printmaking
Rudolph G. Buchheit, named the next dean of the University of Kentucky College of Engineering.