Monday, September 25, 2017

1:00 pm, Annex Room 154
Agenda: JRFS Biennial Budget Request • Donna Early, Executive Director, Judicial Form Retirement System TRS Biennial Budget Request • Beau Barnes, Deputy Executive Director, Teachers’ Retirement System KRS Biennial Budget Request • David Eager, Interim Executive Director, Kentucky Retirement Systems Semi-Annual Investment Review • LRC Staff


Tuesday, September 26, 2017

10:00 am, Annex Room 149
Agenda: Implementation of 2016 RS SB 117 relating to Pharmacy Benefit Managers • Trevor Ray, PharmD, Midway Pharmacy, Leitchfield • Alyson Roby, PharmD, Medica Pharmacy, Bardstown • Patrick O’Connor, Deputy Commissioner, Kentucky Department of Insurance Pharmacy Benefit Managers Clawback Provisions • Deb McGrath, Executive Director, Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana • Jonathan Van Lahr, PharmD, Save Rite Drugs, Irvington


1:00 pm, Annex Room 129
Agenda: Presentation: Preschool Program Review and Full-Day Kindergarten • Bart Liguori, Research Division Director, Office of Education Accountability (OEA) • Sabrina Olds, Research Analyst, OEA • Christopher Joffrion, Graduate Fellow, OEA


Wednesday, September 27, 2017

10:00 am, Annex Room 171
Agenda: Discussion of the Impact of the “Under 40 Crowd” on Local Public Policy and their Influences on Local Communities • Candance Brake, President and CEO,Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce • Joseph Berry, Greater Owensboro Economic Development Corp./Ky. Innovation Network • Andrew Howard, Chair, Chamber Young Professionals; Independence Bank • Erica Yartz, Attorney with Thacker, Hodskins and Knight • Dave Kirk, Public Information Officer, Owensboro Public Schools • Jessica Kirk, Talent Programs Manager/Executive Director, Leadership Owensboro, Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce • Jason Tanner, Owner, Tanner-West Publications • Dr. Martha Maradiaga-Stone Hollison • Adam Hancock, President, Riney Hancock • Wade Jenkins, President, Old National Bank


1:00 pm, Annex Room 154
Agenda: Kentucky County Clerk’s Association • Bill May, Executive Director, KCCA • James Lewis, Leslie County Clerk Overview of Proposed Constitutional Amendments Filed During 2017 Regular Session • Marsy’s Law (Create New Section) SB 15/SFA1 – Senator Westerfield • Representative Robert Benvenuti • Ashlea Christiansen, M.Ed., J.D. • Pam Darnall, President/CEO of Family and Children’s Place • Michelle Kuiper Restoration of Voting Rights for Convicted Felons/Amend Section 145 • SB 69 – Senator Gerald Neal HB 353 (2017 RS) – Taking the sense of the people as to calling a convention to revise or amend the Constitution of Kentucky • Representative Phil Moffett (Discussion Only) 18RS BR40 – Permit Members of the General Assembly to Override an Administrative Regulation/Amend Section 29 • Representative Kenny Imes (Discussion Only) 18RS BR 28 – Appointment by Governor of appellate judges/Amend Sections 117, 118, 119 and 122 • Representative Jason Nemes


Thursday, September 28, 2017

10:00 am, Annex Room 169
Agenda: Update on the Waterfront Botanical Gardens • Kasey Maier, Executive Director Energy Savings Performance Contracting for Local Governments • Amy Barnes, Executive Director, Office of State Grants, Department for Local Government • Gregory C. Copley, Outreach and Technical Assistance Coordinator, University of Kentucky, Center for Applied Energy Research • Lona Brewer, Program Manager, Department for Energy Development and Independence Overview and Update on the Department for Energy Development and Independence programs • Charles Snavely, Secretary, Energy and Environment Cabinet • Rick Bender, Executive Advisor, Department for Energy Development and Independence


10:00 am, Annex Room 154
Agenda: State of the University of Louisville • Dr. Gregory Postel, Interim President, University of Louisville • Shannon Rickett, Assistant Vice-President for Government Relations, University of Louisville • Susan Howarth, Interim Chief Financial Officer, University of Louisville


10:00 am, Annex Room 129
Agenda: New Business: Discussion of Coal Severance Tax Funds Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA): Osteopathic Medicine Scholarship Fund Coal County Pharmacy Scholarship Program • Becky Gilpatrick, Director of Student Aid, KHEAA University of Louisville Research Foundation (ULRF): Trover Clinic Grant • William J. Crump, MD, Associate Dean, UofL School of Medicine, Baptist Health Madisonville • Samantha Hays, MD, Resident at Baptist Health Madisonville University of Kentucky (UK): Robinson Scholars Program, Mining Engineering Scholarship Program • Lisa Wilson, Associate Provost for Finance and Operations, UK • Angie Martin, Chief Budget Officer, UK Unlawful Narcotics Investigations, Treatment and Education (UNITE): Operation UNITE • Nancy Hale, President/CEO, Operation UNITE Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) • Jared Arnett, Executive Director, SOAR Kentucky Infrastructure Authority (KIA) • Donna McNeil, Executive Director, KIA Owensboro Health: Family Medicine Residency Program • Steve Johnson, VP of Governmental, Community, and Legislative Affairs • Michael Scherm, MD, Chief Medical Officer


10:00 am, Annex Room 149
Agenda: Pediatric Therapy Services for Autism - Indiana Experience • Kim Strunk, President, Hopebridge, Indianapolis, IN • Dennis May, Chief Executive Officer, Hopebridge, Indianapolis, IN Overview of Mental Health Treatment and Costs • Wendy Morris, Commissioner, Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities, Cabinet for Health and Family Services • Stephanie Craycraft, Division Director, Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities, Cabinet for Health and Family Services • Dr. Allen J. Brenzel, MD, MBA, Medical Director, Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities, Cabinet for Health and Family Services • Roger Westfall, Executive Director, Western State Hospital • Nina W. Eisner, Chief Executive Officer, The Ridge Behavioral Health Systems Community Alternatives for Supported Living • Shannon McCracken, Executive Director, Kentucky Association of Private Providers


10:00 am, Annex Room 171
Agenda: pending


10:00 am, Annex Room 131
Agenda: New Business – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Louisville Bridges Update • Megan McLain, Innovative Finance Manager SHIFT Update • Patty Dunaway, State Highway Engineer • John Moore, Director, Division of Planning


1:00 pm, Annex Room 154
Agenda: pending


Friday, September 29, 2017

No Meetings Scheduled