Executive Committee

The Executive Committee consists of secretary of the Cabinet for Economic Development, the Adjutant General of the Commonwealth, the executive director of the KCMA, the commissioner of the Department of Veterans' Affairs, and the five at-large members of the Commission. The chair and vice-chair of the Commission serve as the chair and vice-chair of the Executive Committee.



Col. (R) Blaine Hedges,​ Executive Director  


Brig. Gen. (R) Norman E. ArflackCommissioner – Department of Veterans Affairs, Vice-Chair
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Terry R. Gill, Jr, Secretary, Cabinet for Economic Development

Maj. Gen. Stephen R. Hogan, The Adjutant General of Kentucky   

Rick Johnson, Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation (KSTC)    

Laura "Lori" Harper​, Rogers Group, Inc.


Maj. Gen. (R) Donald Storm