Hensley new 12th District Councilmember
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – In an announcement Thursday afternoon, Mayor Jim Gray named local businessman Russ Hensley the new Councilmember for the 12th District.
Hensley, a native of London, is part-owner and co-founder of Hensley/Elam, and information technology company. He is also a partner in Shatterbox, a design and branding company, and asiGuardian, an off-site data backup service provider.
“I am committed to bring the level of service and dedication to the City of Lexington, and specifically to this Council, that I have brought to hundreds of Lexington businesses for nearly two decades,” Hensley said. “I feel the need to return the investment in the community that has let me help their business grow and thrive.”
Hensley replaces the late Ed Lane, an advocate for business and his District.