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KHC Staff

Staff Expertise

Kentucky Heritage Council staff have advanced degrees, training and expertise in a wide variety of professional fields, including historic preservation, archaeology, Kentucky history and prehistory, architecture and design, architectural history, construction, tax credits, Americans With Disabilities Act, "green" and sustainable building practices, grant administration, planning, preservation law, downtown revitalization, heritage education, heritage tourism, historic resource inventory and documentation, photography, public relations and marketing.

SHPO Office

Executive Director and State Historic Preservation Officer
Craig Potts
(502) 564-7005

Administrative Specialist III
Yvonne Sherrick
(502) 892-3602

Fiscal Officer
Brittany May
(502) 892-3604

Public Information Officer
Diane Comer
(502) 892-3611

Kentucky Main Street Program

State Administrator
Kitty Watson Dougoud
(502) 892-3605

Site Protection and Archaeology

Program Administrator
Nick Laracuente
(502) 892-3614

Archaeology Review Coordinator
Christopher M. Gunn, Ph.D.
(502) 892-3615

Transportation Archaeology Review Coordinator
Bill Huser
(502) 892-3616

Transportation Archaeology Review Coordinator
Nicole Konkol
(502) 892-3617

Transportation Historic Architecture Review Coordinator
Christina Sabol
(502) 892-3618

Environmental Review Coordinator
Jennifer Ryall
(502) 892-3619

Site Identification

Program Administrator
Kitty Watson Dougoud
(502) 892-3605

Certified Local Government Program and Planning Coordinator
Vicki Birenberg
(502) 892-3606

African American Heritage Coordinator and Native American Heritage Coordinator
(502) 892-3607

Survey Coordinator
Amanda Kincaid 
(502) 892-3608

National Register Program Coordinator
Lisa M. Thompson
(502) 892-3609

Data Manager
KHC-sitedata@ky.gov
(502) 892-3621

Site Development 

Program Administrator
Diane Comer
(502) 892-3611

Staff Architect
Erick Rawlings
(502) 892-3612

Restoration Project Manager
(502) 892-3613

Agency Fax
(502) 564-5820

Kentucky Heritage Council
The Barstow House
410 High Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-7005