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Southern State Energy Board

Authority: KRS 152.212
Status: Active
Term: General Assembly members-2 yrs; Gov's Office rep.-at his pleasure
Description: The SSEB is an interstate compact organization created in 1960 to enhance economic development and quality of life throughout the Southern states through innovations in energy and environmental programs and technologies. The board promotes and recommends policies and programs that protect and enhance the environment without compromising needs of future generations. Sixteen southern states and two territories comprise membership of the Southern States Energy Board. The Governor and a state legislator from the House and Senate of each member jurisdiction also serve on the Board.
Composition: 3 members appointed by the Governor as follows: 1 member shall be chosen from a list of 3 state representatives submitted by the Speaker of the House of Representatives; 1 shall be chosen from a list of 3 state senators submitted by the President of the Senate; and 1 shall be appointed by the Governor to represent his office.
Compensation: Expenses
Meeting Schedule: Annually
Needs Senate Confirmation: No
          6325 Amherst Court
          Norcross, KY
Phone: 770.242.7712
Fax: 770.242.9956


NameAppointedTerm ExpiresPositionCounty
Smith, Brandon6/24/20152/8/2017Perry
Snavely, Charles G.7/15/2016Member
Gooch,  James  Jr.8/8/20172/8/2019Member; Representing the Kentucky House of RepresentativesWebster

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