Kentucky Board of Education seeking applicants for KHSAA Board of Control


FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kentucky Board of Education (KBE), through the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE), is seeking an individual to serve on the Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA) Board of Control to fill a position that will become vacant on June 30.

The KHSAA is the Kentucky Board of Education’s designee to manage statewide interscholastic athletic programs.

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The Board of Control supervises KHSAA, establishes staff salaries, sets goals for the association, and has the authority to set rules and review proposed changes to the KHSAA constitution and bylaws. Regular attendance at KHSAA Board of Control meetings is a requirement of the position.

All interested individuals are encouraged to submit a letter of interest, a resume and a minimum of two written letters of recommendation to KDE.

The KHSAA bylaws require that at least one member shall be African American and one shall be female. The KBE appointed Board of Control member must not be a current employee of a Kentucky public school district. The current appointee to this position is not eligible for reappointment.

The deadline for applications is March 15. Materials should be sent to Todd G. Allen, General Counsel, 300 Sower Blvd, Frankfort, KY 40601, or by email to

The Kentucky Board of Education will review applications for the KHSAA Board of Control at-large position and anticipates appointment at its April 7 meeting.