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  • Why does Woodford County need Woodford Forward?

    We provide a unified approach to land use advocacy on a county-wide basis.

  • Mission

    Woodford Forward is a group of citizens and business owners that advocate for innovative policies that promote the highest and best use of urban land and the agricultural use of productive farmland throughout Woodford County.

  • Board of Directors

  • Tom BiedermanBiederman Real Estate Brokerage
    Dr. Nancy CoxEx officioDean, University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
    Michael DuckworthCitizens Commerce National Bank
    Kyle Fannin – Spark Community Café

  • Clark E. Frye – NextGen Accounting LLC
    Mike Hall – Andover Construction
    James Hicks – HB Farms
    Larry JohnsonGeneral Agriculture
    Jamie NicholsonAttorney



  • Ouita MichelThe Holly Hill Family of Restaurants
    Maegan NicholsonDiamond A Farms
    Kelly Rabinowitz - Amsden Bourbon Bar
    Bennett Bell Williams – The Bell Group

  • Community Partners

    Bluegrass Conservancy
    Equine Land Conservation Resource
    Kentucky Thoroughbred Association