Committee of Blind Vendors

​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Committee of Blind Vendors consists of 11 elected members from across the state. The Committee was established to actively participate with the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation in the major administrative and policy decisions affecting the overall administration of the Randolph Sheppard Vending program and to perform other 
funct​ions across the Commonwealth. 

​​Committee of Blind Vendors' Upward Mobility Subcommittee Special Meeting 

Monday, May 15, 2023 at 4:00pm

Although this is an open meeting, due to the nature of the discussion, and in accordance with the KY Open Meetings Law, the meeting will be called to order and go immediately into closed session. Upon reconvening from the closed session, the meeting will immediately adjourn. There will be no discussion or public participation in the general meeting. No outcome will be announced. 


This meeting will be held exclusively by Zoom

Meeting ID: 776 286 9381

Passcode: 904836 

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Quarterly Meeting Thursday, July 27th, at 4:00 pm ET.

Via Zoom or In-Person. 

Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID: 776 286 9381

Passcode: 904836 

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In addition to Zoom, there will be an option to attend in person in the EWDC Large Conference Room 439CW in the Mayo-Underwood Building 500 Mero Street Frankfort, KY 40601. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the meeting to be escorted from the security desk to the meeting room.

2023-2024 Kentucky Blind Vendor Committee Members

Larry Hall - Chairperson
Lynn Florence - Vice Chair
Charles Dorsey
Todd Freeman
Catherine Gore
Jerry Grimes
Brad Holland
Clyde (Buster) Mayne
Chris Miller
Cramer Schneider
Todd Stephens

There are four standing subcommittees within the Committee of Blind Vendors

Budget Subcommittee - Chris Miller, Chair, Todd Freeman, Charles Dorsey, and Katherine Gore
Training Subcommittee - Lynn Florence, Chair, and Todd Stephens
Grievance Subcommittee - Clyde (Buster) Mayne, Chair, Jerry Grimes, Brad Holland, and Chris Miller
Upward Mobility Subcommittee - Jerry Grimes, Chair, Clyde (Buster) Mayne, and Cramer Schneider

The Committee Chair is an ex-officio member of all subcommittees. 

Meeting Minutes

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Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
Central Office
Mayo-Underwood Building
500 Mero Street 4th Floor NE
Frankfort, KY 40601
800-372-7172 (V/TTY)

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