Wilder to attend CCCDC meeting

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Tony Wilder, Kentucky Commissioner of Local Government, will be the guest speaker at the Carroll County Community Development Corporation’s (CCCDC) Annual Shareholders’ Meeting Tuesday, Jan.15, at noon, at Camp Kysoc. The public is invited to attend.

Reservations for the noon lunch buffet must be made no later than Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, by calling the CCCDC office at 502-732-7035. Cost of the hot buffet is $16.50, payable at the door, and includes tax, drink, and gratuity.

Governor Steve Beshear appointed Tony Wilder as Commissioner of the Department for Local Government in April 2008.  Prior to his appointment, Commissioner Wilder served as Boyle County Judge/Executive for over 14 years.  He was also Boyle County Circuit Court Clerk from 1988-93.  During his term as County Judge/Executive, Commissioner Wilder held leadership roles as President of both the Kentucky County Judge/Executive Association and the Kentucky Association of Counties.  At the Department for Local Government, Commissioner Wilder spearheads all federal and state grant projects, administering over 111 million dollars.  Commissioner Wilder received his bachelor’s degree in history and political science from Eastern Kentucky University and currently resides in Danville with his wife, Sandy, and their two children. 

The Annual Shareholders’ Meeting provides CCCDC with an opportunity to review Carroll County’s most recent accomplishments, and to elect members to the eleven-member board of Directors. The business meeting will begin at 12:30 p.m.

For more information, call CCCDC at 502-732-7035.