LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Governor Andy Beshear appointed Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Demetrius Holloway to the Kentucky Personnel Board to serve a term expiring January 1, 2024. He replaces Brian Crall, whose term has expired.
The Kentucky Personnel Board includes seven members, five appointed by the Governor and two elected by state merit employees. All serve four-year, staggered terms. The board oversees state government personnel standards and serves as an impartial judge of state employee-employer disputes.
Holloway is a Member (Partner) of the firm based in the Louisville, Ky., office. A seasoned litigator with over 18 years of experience, he represents employers in the defense of employment-based claims asserted under both Kentucky and federal law including, but not limited to, claims asserted under the ADA, ADEA, FMLA, Title VII and the Kentucky Civil Rights Act. His experience includes defending civil actions filed in both state and federal court, as well as defending against administrative actions before state and federal administrative agencies.
Within the firm, Holloway is Chair of the Diversity Committee and is a member of the Firm Recruiting Committee. Outside of the firm, he is Chair of the Louisville Bar Association’s Labor & Employment Section and is the Chairman of the Board of Deacons and Finance Board at his church. He is a member of the American Diabetes Association of Kentucky’s Community Leadership Board and Junior Achievement’s Regional Board. Holloway is a graduate of Leadership Louisville Center’s Bingham Fellows Class of 2014.