Kerry and Allies-Organization, Kentucky

Kerry-Edwards 2004, Inc. 
State Director Travis Brock
(started Aug. 1, 2004 for about 6 weeks, then back to Iowa)  Brock's experience includes Midwest Political Director at the DNC, Deputy Communications Director for Vilsack/Pederson 2002, an organizer for the AFSCME Florida Political Organizing Project, Field Director for the 2000 Wisconsin Democratic Coordinated Campaign, Field Staff for Gore 2000, and Field Staff for the1998 Iowa Democratic Party Coordinated Campaign.
State Chair Jack Conway
Louisville attorney.  Ran for Congress in the 3rd CD in 2002.  Deputy Secretary of the Governor’s Executive Cabinet and Legal Counsel in the office of Gov. Paul Patton.  Worked on Paul Patton's successful 1995 campaign for governor.  In Washington, DC worked in the U.S. Attorney’s office on criminal justice issues and for the House Banking Committee. Law degree from the National Law Center at George Washington University.  Undergraduate degree in public policy studies from Duke University.  Born and raised in Louisville.
State Vice Chair Moretta Bosley
Co-owner of the Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn in Owensboro (Daviess County).  Served for a number of years as state party vice chair through Nov. 2003, including a couple of stints as interim chair.  Ran for county commissioner in 1993.  Delegate to the 1980, 1984, 1988 and 1992 Democratic National Conventions.

(no Coordinated Campaign)

Kentucky Democratic Party  |  190 Democrat Drive  |  Frankfort
Chairman Bill Garmer
(from Jan. 31, 2004)  Attorney in Lexington; co-founder of Garmer & O’Brien, LLP.  Two years as a law clerk to Hon. B.T. Moynahan, Jr., Chief Judge in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky.  J.D. from the University of Kentucky Law School.  Four years in the U.S. Air Force.  B.A. from the University of Kentucky.

Vice Chair: Kerry Morgan of Bowling Green
Executive Director Eddie Jacobs
(started April 2004)  Consulted with the DCCC on the Jan. 2004 6th CD special election (Ben Chandler)  Worked for eight years at the Kentucky Labor Cabinet, first as assistant to the Secretary and then as Deputy Secretary.  Vice President of CWA Local 3372 in Lexington; worked for GTE which became Verizon. 
Communications Director Lori Kidwell
Communications and Legislation Manager for the Kentucky Commission on Women (Governor's Office).  MPA from the Martin School of Public Policy and Administration at the University of Kentucky.
Political Director Pat Patrick

Controller Patricia Triplett


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