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Local/Regional P-16 Councils

  • Appalachian Regional P-16+ Council covers the Morehead extended service area. Local councils covered under this regional council include Big Sandy Regional P-16+ Council (Prestonsburg Area), Coalition for Academic Success P-16 Council (Mount Sterling Area), FIVCO Area P-16 Council (Ashland Area), Kentucky River P-16 Council (Hazard Area), Maysville Partners for School Success P-16 Council (Maysville Area). The lead contact for this council is Dale Duvall, Special Assistant to the President of Morehead State University for the P-16+ Program.
  • Barren/Simpson/Warren P-16 Council covers Barren, Simpson, and Warren Counties.  The lead contacts for this council are Joe Tinius, Superintendent of Bowling Green Independent, Jim Flynn, Superintendent of Simpson County Schools, and Fred Carter, WKU Director of Teacher Services and School Relations.
  • Big Sandy Regional P-16+ covers Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin, Martin, and Pike Counties.  The lead contact for this council is Bill Duke, Coordinator of Special Projects, Big Sandy Community and Technical College.
  • Bluegrass Area P-16+ Council covers Bourbon, Clark, Fayette, Jessamine, Scott, and Woodford Counties. The lead contact for this council is Rebecca Simms, Director, Dual Credit Initiative & Opportunity College at Bluegrass Community and Technical College.
  • Central Kentucky Area P-16 Council covers Boyle, Garrard, Jackson, Laurel, Lincoln, Madison, Mercer, and Rockcastle Counties. The lead contacts for this council are William Thames, Director, Field Services for the College of Education at Eastern Kentucky University and Sue Cain, Director, Developmental Education & College Readiness at Eastern Kentucky University.
  • Coalition for Academic Progress (CAP) P-16 Council covers Bath, Menifee, Montgomery, and Powell Counties.  The lead contacts for this council are Jacqui Johnston, Montgomery County Schools and Dawn Cockrell, Director of Instruction, Montgomery County Schools.
  • Cumberland River Area P-16 Council covers Clinton, Cumberland, Metcalfe, and Monroe Counties.  The lead contact for this council is Mickey McFall, Superintendent of Clinton County Schools, Lewis Carter, Superintendent of Monroe County Schools, and Fred Carter, WKU Director of Teacher Services and School Relations.
  • Elizabethtown P-16 Council's lead contact is Thelma White, President of Elizabethtown Community and Technical Collge.
  • FIVCO Area P-16 Council covers Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Greenup, Lawrence, and Rowan Counties.  The lead contacts for this council are Stan Riggs, Executive Director, Kentucky Educational Development Corporation and Janie Kitchen, Ashland Community and Technical College.
  • Greater Louisville Workforce Education (WE) Initiative covers Jefferson County and southern Indiana. The lead contacts for this council are Dan Ash, Executive Director, Metropolitan College and Anthony Newberry, President, Jefferson Community and Technical College.
  • Greater Owensboro Alliance for Education covers Daviess, Hancock, McLean, and Ohio Counties. The lead contacts for this council are Reid Haire, Daviess County Judge, Cindy Fiorella, Owensboro Community and Technical College, and Tracy Marksberry, Executive Director.
  • Greater Purchase Area P-16 Council covers Ballard, Carlisle, Calloway, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, Marshall, Livingston and McCracken Counties. The lead contacts for this council are Steve Freeman, Vice President, Institutional Development, West Kentucky Community and Technical College and Alvin Moore, Coordinator.
  • Henderson Area P-16 Council covers Henderson, Union, and Webster Counties. The lead contact for this council is Patrick Lake, President, Henderson Community College.
  • Kentucky River P-16 Council covers Breathitt, Knott, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Owsley, Perry, and Wolfe Counties. The lead contact of this council is Abbie Combs, KLA/KILTN Coach and Franklin Covey Trainer. The Kentucky River P-16 Council web site is: http://www.p-16.org/.
  • Lake Cumberland P-16 Council (formerly Pulaski Area P-16 Council) covers Casey, McCreary, Russell, Wayne and Pulaski Counties. The lead contacts for this council are Lynn Crabtree, Somerset Community College, and Jim Tackett, Director Forward in the Fifth, and Mardi Montgomery, Pulaski County Schools.
  • Lincoln Trail Area P-16 Council covers Breckinridge, Bullitt, Grayson, Green, Hardin, Hart, Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson, Taylor, and Washington Counties. The lead contact for this council is Thelma White, President, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.
  • Madisonville Area P-16 Council covers Crittenden, Hopkins, McLean, Muhlenberg, and Webster Counties. The lead contact for this council is Judy Moore, Assistant to the President, Madisonville Community College.
  • Maysville Partners for School Success P-16 Council covers Fleming, Harrison, Lewis, Mason, Nicholas, and Roberts Counties. The lead contacts for this council are Ed Story, President, Maysville Community and Technical College, and Maggie Baker, P-16 Coordinator, Maysville Community and Technical College.
  • Murray State University Regional P-16 Council covers the Murray State University extended service area. Local councils covered under this regional council include Henderson, Madisonville, Pennyrile, and Purchase local P-16 councils. The lead contact for this council is W.A. Franklin, Director, Teacher Quality Institute, Murray State University.
  • Northern Kentucky Education Council covers Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, and Pendleton Counties. The lead contact for this council is Polly Lusk Page, Executive Director, Northern Kentucky Education Council.
  • Pennyrile Area P-16 Council covers Caldwell, Christian, Lyon, Todd, and Trigg Counties. The lead contact for this council is James Selbe, President, Hopkinsville Community College.
  • Southeast Area P-16 Council covers Bell, Knox, Laurel, and Whitley Counties. The lead contact for this council is Gary Perkins, Consultant, South/Southeast Educational Cooperative.
Councils in Planning
  • Carter-Boyd Area P-16 Council will cover Boyd, Carter, Greenup, Lawrence, and Rowan Counties.
  • Kentucky State University Area P-16 Council is currently under development.

 

Last Updated 10/21/2011
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