Past Presidents

 

1973 Vernie Bidwell Owensboro P.D.

1974 Russell McDaniel Jefferson Co. P.D.

1975 Charles West Henderson P.D.

1976 John Holman Ft. Mitchell P.D.

1977 John Hiten Lexington Division of Police

1978 William Kirby Lawrenceburg P.D.

1979 Robert Sallee Bardstown P.D.

1980 Robert Sallee Bardstown P.D.

1981 George Arnold Campbell Co. P.D.

1982 Robert Brown Versailles P.D.

1983 Thomas Schwartz Boone Co. P.D.

1984 John McFadden Lexington Division of Police

1985 William Hiler Elsmere P.D.

1986 James Greif Paducah P.D.

1987 Robert Shields Southgate P.D.

1988 Ron McBride Ashland P.D.

1989 Charles Callen Florence P.D.

1990 Craig Birdwhistell Georgetown P.D.

1991 Steve Nobles Oldham Co. P.D.

1992 Leon Jones Jefferson Co. P.D.

1993 George Boling Paris P.D.

1994 Lewis Nugent Prospect P.D.

1995 Charles Donaldson Independence P.D.

1996 David Gilbert Somerset P.D.

1997 Douglas Hamilton Louisville P.D.

1998 Ed Brady Henderson P.D.

1999 Rick Burkhardt Indian Hills P. D.

2000 Rod Maggard Hazard P.D.

2001 Rebecca Langston University of Kentucky P.D.

2002 Gary Raymer Bowling Green P.D.

2003 Allen Love Versailles P.D.

2004 Van Ingram Maysville P.D.

2005 Peggy Emington Jeffersontown P.D.

2006 Ed Brady Henderson P.D.

2007 Shawn Butler Independence P.D.

2008 Wayne Hall University of Louisville P.D.

2009 J. Michael Ward Alexandria P.D.

2010 William G. Reeves Georgetown P.D.

2010 James Pendergraff Madisonville P.D.*

2011 Robert Ratliff Ashland P.D.

2012 Robert Ratliff Ashland P.D.

2013 William Crider Dawson Springs P.D.

2014 Dan Smoot Operation UNITE

2015 Chief Rick Sanders, Jeffersontown P.D.

2016 Chief Michael Daly, Fort Thomas P.D.

* Chief Pendergraff’s term was five months. The remainder of the term was fulfilled by Chief Robert Ratliff.