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Board Members & Meetings

Board Office

The Board office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. except state holidays.

Board Members

  • President
    Keith Myrick, DPM, Louisville 
    (Term Expires 08/22/2026)
  • Board Member
    Timothy Ford, DPM, Louisville
    (Term Expires 10/18/2027)
  • Board Member
    Thomas Childress, DPM, Louisville
    (Term Expires 06/30/2024)
  • Board Member
    Paul Krestik, DPM, Lexington 
    (Term Expires 06/30/2024)
  • Consumer Advocate
    R. Neil Lively, Louisville 
    (Term Expires 06/30/2024)

Board Administrator

Gabriel Dent 

Mailing Address:
P O Box 1360
Frankfort, KY 40602  

Physical Address:
500 Mero St., 2 SC 32
Frankfort, KY 40601

Office: (502) 892-4259
Fax: (502) 564-4818

Board Counsel

Clayton Patrick

Physical Address:
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601


NOTE: The Board’s Counsel and Board Administrator cannot provide legal advice or opinions of any kind, including interpretations of statutes or regulations, to licensees, applicants, or the general public. To obtain legal advice or assistance with a legal matter, please consult a private attorney. For help locating a private attorney, please visit the Kentucky Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Services page at the following link:

Board Meetings

The Kentucky Board of Podiatry meets at 500 Mero Street, Frankfort, KY 40601. Board meetings begin at 9:30 a.m., unless noted. The meeting schedule is linked below. 

All applications and documentation must be received in the board office 10 business days prior to the board meeting date to be put on the agenda.  If this deadline is not met, it will automatically be added to the next meeting's agenda.

Following board meetings, please allow up to two weeks for follow-up correspondence.  If you have not received written correspondence from the board two weeks after the meeting, feel free to call. Please be advised that application and test results will not be given over the phone.

Individuals wishing to speak at the board meeting must submit a written request to the board office at P.O. Box 1360, Frankfort, Kentucky 40602 no later than 10 days prior to the meeting in order to be placed on the agenda.

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