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Jody Richards

Jody Richards, state legislator, communications educator, small business owner. Recipient Distinguished Service award National Art Education Association, 1992. President board directors Southern Kentucky Fair; board directors Bowling Green Girls Club, United Way, Warren County (Kentucky) Drug Abuse Task Force. Member Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce, Bowling Green Noon Rotary Club.

Background

  • Richards, Jody was born on February 20, 1938 in Columbia, Kentucky, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Kentucky Wesleyan College, Owensboro. Master of Arts in Journalism, University Missouri, 1962.

    Career

    • Member faculty in journalism Western Kentucky University, from 1962. Owner Superior Books, Bowling Green, Kentucky. Speaker Kentucky House of Representatives, since 1995, member Dist 20, since 2006.

      Vice chair Southern Legislative Conference, since 1998. Member advisory board directors Republic Savings Bank.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Christ Of Church

    Membership

    President board directors Southern Kentucky Fair. Board directors Bowling Green Girls Club, United Way, Warren County (Kentucky) Drug Abuse Task Force. Member Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce, Bowling Green Noon Rotary Club.

    Connections

    • Married Neva Richards. 1 child, Roger.
    • spouse: Neva Richards
    • child: Roger Richards
    Jody Richards
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    Born February 20, 1938
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    • 1962
      University Missouri
    • 1998
      vice chair Southern Legislative Conference

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