Member - Audit Committee
Member - Perimeter Park West (PPW)
Governor Appointee – Term Expires July 1, 2021
David Gallagher is a member of the KRS Audit Committee and KRS Perimeter Park West, Inc. (PPW), which holds title to all real property acquired by KRS (the KRS Board is the sole shareholder and governing authority of PPW). He was originally appointed as the Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo) representative to the KRS Board by Governor Bevin in August 2017.
Mr. Gallagher was the head football coach for Fulton County High School and served as Fulton County Judge Executive from 2006 through 2014. He began his public service as the City Manager of Hickman, Kentucky, and has served on various boards and committees including chairing the Fulton County-Hickman County Economic Development Partnership and the board of directors at New Pathways for Children.
Mr. Gallagher received his Bachelor of Science degree in English and History from Murray State University. He taught for 28 years in the Murray Independent and Fulton County school systems, and was an original member of the Murray State University Regional Advisory Council when it was formed in 2008.