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Public employee salaries

Compiled August 26, 2011

City

Hopkinsville Public Agencies    
 EmployeeTitlesSalaries ($)Salaries + fringe
Mayor     
 Dan KempMayor$66,208$88,732
 Joanne AyersExecutive Secretary $32,181 $45,719
City Council     
 Fred AtkinsWard 1$10,775 
 Kim McCarleyWard 2$10,775 
 Don AhartWard 3$10,775 
 Paul HensonWard 4$10,775 
 Charlie HendersonWard 5$10,775 
 Ann CherryWard 6$10,775 
 Peggy Rogers EverettWard 7$10,775 
 Marby SchlegelWard 8$10,775 
 Patricia BellWard 9$10,775 
 Jimmy DossettWard 10$10,775 
 Wesley GrimesWard 11$10,775 
 Phillip BrooksWard 12$10,775 
     
City Administrative Officer     
 Glenn AbeeCity Administrative Officer $86,859 $116,312
 Nikki RadfordAdministrative Coordinator$40,746$56,546
     
City Clerk     
 Crissy UptonCity Clerk $61,929 $83,323
 Anna MohonDeputy City Clerk $30,896 $45,570
     
Finance     
 Robert MartinChief Financial Officer$76,597$101,864
 Melissa SellersBudget Officer$55,826$75,608
 Tommy CaseyProcurement Specialist$40,746$58,022
 Diane HambyAccounting System Analyst$38,875$55,656
 Kim OsteenManager of Revenues and Licenses$38,875$54,180
     
Human Resources     
  Kenneth Grabara Human Resources Officer$52,421$72,740
     
Information Technology     
 Joseph GraceDirector of Information Technology$65,950$89,881
 Norris AdamsCommunication Systems Specialist $45,358 $63,852
     
     
Fire and EMS     
 Fagan PaceChief$71,570$105,605
 Eric BleidtDeputy Chief of Training/Operations$60,576$90,158
 Johnny EzellBattalion Chiefretirement as of 1/31/11 
 Larry HulseyBattalion Chiefretirement as of 10/31/09 
 Dan DavisBattalion Chief$59,248$88,977
  Cathy Osteen Secretary$27,237$39,469
 Troy BeachAsst. EMS Director$47,086$72,678
 Cecelia CloosInspector Office$47,086$71,202
 Scott DanielsPublic Information Officer$43,115$67,099
     
Police     
 Guy HowieChief$71,570$106,274
 Dawn PierceSecretary$27,239$39,472
 Pattie JaynesDetective Secretary$28,372$40,905
 Chris PattersonOperations Major retired 8/1/11$60,576$90,950
 Paul RayPublic Information Officer$41,391$64,208
 Benjamin WaldenProperty retiring 10/1$42,444$64,201
     
Public Works     
  Thomas Wolf Public Works Director/Engineer$68,944$97,589
 Debbie RundallExecutive Secretary $30,895 $44,093
 Terry RuddStreet Division Superintendent $58,152 $84,812
 Greg HarperService Center Superintendent$58,152$80,625
 Joshua DurhamLead Technician$39,734$56,686
 Mike Perry City Grounds Maintenance Superintendent$55,825$78,192
 Gary McIntyreParks and Recreation Superintendent$53,593$75,294
 Pam RuddRecreation Programs Coordinator$37,319$53,960
     
Agencies     
Community and Development Services     
 Steve BourneDirector$93,012.96 
 Holly BoggessAsst. Director$56,273.49 
 Lorraine OverbyOffice Manager$45,605.58 
 Michael OusleyManager of Codes$45,221.01 
 Albert FinleyBuilding Inspector$16.71/hour 
 David HerndonManager of Planning$36,462.10 
 Angela SatterleeManager of Community Development$35,848.10 
 Tony BoggessGIS Coordinator$42,858.21 
 David CarrollE911 Coordinator/Planner$46,000.18 
     
Pennyroyal Museum     
 Donna StoneExecutive Director$37,045 
     
Emergency Communications Center     
 Judy ToombsDirector$47,858$65,599
     
Hopkinsville Solid Waste Autdority     
 Bill BaileyGeneral Manager$64,029 
 Gilbert WebbAsst. General Manager$51,064 
 Nancy McKnightAdministration Manager$42,654 
     
Hopkinsville-Christian County Airport     
 Pam Roberson didn't provide information 
     
Human Relations Commission     
 Bernard StandardExecutive Director$41,000 
 ShaKeeyah BrewtonAdministrative Assistant$15,925 
     
Beautification Commission     
 Anne CaseyCoordinator$15,818$17,056
     
Hopkinsville Electric System     
 Austin Carroll General Manager$134,243.98 
     
Hopkinsville Water Environment Autdority     
 Len HaleGeneral Manager$114,725 
 Derrick WatsonDirector of Operations$92,881 
 Russell KingFinancial Director$72,959 
     
     
H-CC Economic Development Council     
 Eston GloverChairman  
 Lee ConradDirector$85,000 
 Vonda GatesAssociate Director$45,000 
 Jennifer PattersonResearch and Project Coordinator$29,440 
     
James E. Bruce Convention Center     
 Mark E. StevensExecutive Director$76,735 
     
H-CC Convention and Visitor's Bureau     
 Cheryl CookExecutive Director$47,329.88 
 Robin Charles $14,217.84 
     
Pennyroyal Arts Council     
 Carol BartaExecutive Director$35,425 
     
Public Library     
 Jacquelyn SaturleyDirector40,000 (2010) 
     
Housing Autdority of Hopkinsville     
 Vickie Smiley Executive Director$70,000 
 Terri PendletonDirector of Finance$56,000 
 Kriss BackstromDirector of Facilities$49,440 
     
Minority Economic Development Initiative     
 Henry Snorton IIIExecutive Directordidn't provide information 
     
Hopkinsville Community College     
 Jim SelbePresident$135,063.90 
     
Pennyrile Electric     
 Eston GloverPresident/CEOdidn't provide information 
     
Hopkinsville-CC Chamber     
 Carter HendricksPresident/CEOdidn't provide information 
     
PADD     
 Chris Sutton Executive Director$96,392 
     
Pennyroyal Center     
 David PtaszekExecutive Director$170,823

County

Christian County Public Agencies   
 EmployeeTitlesSalaries ($) Salary+fringe
Judge/Executive    
 Steve TribbleCounty Judge Executive$100,043.81
 Nita Kay Leavell Budget Officer$42,630.00
 Kelly Finley Secretary$31,465.20
    
County Attorney    
 Mike FosterCounty Attorney$44,139.00
 Maureen Leamy
Lindsey Adams
John Soyars
Duncan Cavanah
Assistant CA$3,825.00
 David Cavanah $4,718.28
 Brandi Jo WilliamsSecretary$24,014.16
    
Coroner    
 Dorris LambCoroner$29,972.88
 Mike StokesDeputy Coroner$10,789.44
 
Magistrates    
    
 Rudolph Pettus1st District$17,973.55
 Edwin Long2nd District$17,973.55
 Mark Cansler3rd District$17,973.55
 Tom Jones4td District$17,973.55
 Jim Fleming5td District$17,973.55
 Jack Lackey6td District$17,973.55
 David Collins7td District$17,973.55
 Terry Bowman8td District$17,973.55
 
Treasurer    
 Walter CummingsTreasurer$62,035.68
  Ruth A. Mason Asst. Treasurer$49,297.68
  Secretary$21,327.00
    
Disaster and Emergency Services    
 Randy GrahamCoordinator$39,000.00
 
Animal Shelter    
 Irene GraceAnimal Shelter Director$29,462.64
 Wyndi D. CalhounAsst. Dog Warden$21,315.12
 Courtney Roland $18,200.16
 David Hale $18,200.16
 
Solid Waste    
 Bill WoodsSolid Waste Officer$14,200.08
 
Jail    
 Brad BoydJailer$100,043.81
 
Parks and Rec    
 Gary McIntyreParks and Rec Super$53,593.00
 Pam RuddRecreation Programs Coord. $37,319.00
    
Property Valuation Administrator    
 Angie StraderProperty Valuation Administrator $100,618.00
 
Sheriff    
 Livy LeavellSheriff$100,043.81
 
Surveyor    
 William Chaudoin Jr.SurveyorNo Salary
 William Chaudoin Sr. Deputy SurveyorNo Salary
 
A.W. Watts Senior Center    
 Vicki KarriganExecutive Director$30,000.00
 
County Clerk    
 Mike KemCounty Clerk$99,312.05
 
Judges    
 John L. AtkinsCircuit Court$124,618.00
 Jason Shea FlemingFamily Court$124,618.00
 Andrew C. SelfCircuit Court$124,618.00
 Arnold LynchDistrict Court$112,668.00
 James AdamsDistrict Court$112,668.00
 
Circuit Court Clerk    
 Gary HaddockCircuit County Clerk$89,688.00
 
CC Commonwealtd's attorney    
 Lynn PryorCommonwealtd Attorney$110,346.72
 Whitney WesterfieldAsst. Commonwealtd Attorney$36,002.00
  Kathi Adams Asst. Commonwealtd Attorney$48,000.00
 Michael CottdoffAsst. Commonwealtd Attorney$40,500.00
 Duncan CavanahAsst. Commonwealtd Attorney$21,000.00
 Kenny OverDetective$42,000.00
 Aleta FranklinVictim's Advocate$39,000.00
 Tara BozellAdministrative Assistant$41,000.00
 Jennifer FolzReceptionist$39,000.00
 
CC Water District    
 James OwenDistrict Manager$55,575.26
 
Services to Children and Youtd    
 Gary CraftJuvenile Drug Court Coordinator$18,276.00
 
Road Department Public Works    
 Charles ChambersPublic Works Director$50,059.92
  Thomas Stewart  $35,691.12
 Teresa Coleman $27,806.40
 Gary Pettus $28,672.08
 Marion Powell $35,691.12
  Lois Thompson  $26,301.84
 Steven Hoover $25,490.16
 Allen Mitchell $25,490.16
 Granville Woodard $28,672.08
 Wesley Mabry $30,661.92
 Scott Fincham $28,672.08
 Calvin Barnett $28,672.08
 Billy Jenkins $23,400.24
 Rodney Hendon $23,400.24
 Jon Cayce $11,220.00

State

More agencies   
 EmployeeTitlesSalary
Christian County Health Department    
 Mark Pyle Public Health Director $71,144.00
 Laura HammonsHR Coordinator/Public Info$45,279.00
 Kelly BoydAdministrative Secretary$17,531.00
 Rita Stallons $27,261.00
 Tammy Hayes $36,660.00
 Jo Ellen Stephens $35,451.00
    
    
State Sen. Figures from 2010  
 Joey PendletonD-District 3$27,662.38
    
U.S. Rep    
 Ed WhitfieldR-District 1$174,000.00
    
U.S. Sen.    
 Rand PaulR-Senator$174,000.00
 Mitch McConnell R-Senator$193,400.00
    
Superintendent    
 Brady LinkSuperintendent$178,517.50
 Rim WatsonAsst. Superintentent$102,889.92
 Mary Jane TomekAsst. Superintentent$103,971.84
    
Principals    
 Bradford HawkinsCareer and Tech Center$76,723.74
 Demteria ChoiceHHS$95,210.95
 Christopher BentzelLacy Elementary$61,898.04
 Kelly Gates North Drive Middle School $77,826.53
 Anita HopsonBelmont Elementary$77,405.90
 Shane PickerillCrofton Elementary$65,719.90
 Karen ShieldsHoliday Elementary$84,796.10
 Lindsey ChildersIndian Hills Elementary$63,750.98
 Sarah NewmanMLK Elementary$80,098.92
  Kathleen Carter Sinkfork Elementary$80,098.92
 Jane Giles South Christian Elementary $83,920.13
 Debbie UptonCCMS$83,986.76
 Wendy DuvallHMS$80,447.90
 Larry CavanahAlternative$89,811.83
 Anissa HendricksMillbrooke Elementary$81,723.41
 Mark PageChristian Co. Day treatment$70,037.34
 Mike Stevenson CCHS$95,600.00
  Matthew Boehman Pembroke Elementary$76,407.89
Otder    
  Heather Aubin Director of Communications and Community Education$38,700.00
    
School Board (Cannot exceed $3,000 per year)  
 Barry CorneliusChairperson$75 per meeting
 Mary DeBow $75 per meeting
 Betsy Glover $75 per meeting
 Shelia Cottrell $75 per meeting
 Linda Keller $75 per meeting
    
Western State Hospital    
 Steve WigginsFacility Director$90,610.00

Other cities

Other municipalities    
 NameTitleSalary
Oak Grove    
 Dan PotterMayor$34,257.60
    
 Janet EdwardsCouncilperson$2,448.00
 Tim JohnsonCouncilperson$2,448.00
 James McKnightCouncilperson$2,448.00
 Bobby CombsCouncilperson$2,448.00
 Shirley GillespieCouncilperson$2,448.00
 Randy PierceCouncilperson$2,448.00
    
 Evelyn McDanielCity Clerk/Chief Administrative Officer 
    
 Jason HollandCity Attorney$48,000.00
 Sandra HarrisonCity Finance Director 
    
Crofton    
 Daniel LucyMayor$400/Montd
 
 Sheryl ByrumCity Clerk $28,000.00
 
 Terry CookCouncilperson$125/Montd
 Mike CroftCouncilperson$125/Montd
 Antdony DurhamCouncilperson$125/Montd
 Rita FlemingCouncilperson$125/Montd
 Randy HuntCouncilperson$125/Montd
 Greg OwenCouncilperson$125/Montd
 
Lafayette    
 Ellin FrancisMayorNo Salary
 
 Jessica BurnettCouncilpersonNo Salary
  Heather Meacham CouncilpersonNo Salary
 David GreenCouncilpersonNo Salary
 Norma BanksCouncilpersonNo Salary
 
Pembroke    
 Paulette StewartMayor 
 
 Earl ElserCommision Member 
 David RuleCommision Member 
 Sherry ByerlineCommision Member 
 Wesley BolingerCommision Member