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legislative liaison

Garnett Willis Thurman, legislative liaison. Recipient Statewide Media Coverage Competition Gold medal, Bluegrass State Games, 1996.

Background

Thurman, Garnett Willis Son of Garnett and Phyllis Thurman.

Education

Student, Oxford University, England, 1989. Associate of Arts, Kentucky State University, 1990. Bachelor, Belmont University, 1992.

Career

Director news WKED AM & FM, Frankfort, Kentucky, 1996—1997. Legislation assistant Kentucky Legislation Research Commission, 1997—1999. Legislation analyst Republican Leadership Office Kentucky House of Representatives, 1999—2004.

Governmental and legislation liaison Kentucky Public Service Commission, 2004—2006. Chief of staff, executive director legislation and intergovernmental affairsa Kentucky Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet, since 2006. Member Kentucky 48th Circuit and District Judicial Nominating Commission.

Membership

Member Kentucky Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission, Frankfort, since 2005. Delegate Kentucky 6th district Republican National Convention, New York City, 2004. Chairman Franklin County Republican Party, Frankfort, since 2004.

Co-Chairman.Franklin County Bush/Cheney 2004, 2004. Board directors Leadership Frankfort, 1999—2004.

Connections

Married Tracey Turner, May 19, 1997. 1 child Grayson.

father:
Garnett Thurman

mother:
Phyllis Thurman

spouse:
Tracey Turner

child:
Grayson Thurman