The Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce will host a webinar on October 7 featuring Secretary of State Michael Adams and McCracken County Clerk Julie Griggs as part of its Public Policy Series. The program will offer “An Update on the General Election” and focus on various methods of voting including at local polling places. The Chamber’s Public Policy Series is sponsored by Swift and Staley and Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership.
The virtual event will begin at 2 p.m. Register to attend the event via Zoom at paducahchamber.org. The webinar will also be carried live via the Chamber’s Facebook page and livestreamed on WPSD Local 6.
A native of Paducah, Michael Adams is Kentucky’s 77th Secretary of State. Secretary Adams attended public schools and was the first in his family to receive a bachelor’s degree. After graduating from the University of Louisville in its third class of McConnell Scholars, he attended Harvard Law School on low-income aid. In 2007, he began full-time private practice in election law, first as General Counsel to the Republican Governors Association, and later opening a national practice in the field.
Griggs was elected for her first term McCracken County Clerk in the fall of 2014 and reelected to her second term in 2018. Griggs has been an employee of the County Clerk’s office for more than 30 years.