Dr. Jeffrey Eaton – 6th District
Dr. Jeffrey Eaton, of Lawrenceburg, received his appointment as the 6th District representative on the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission on Sept. 20, 2018.
He is lead pastor of the Hope Community Church in Frankfort. His education includes a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Campbellsville University; a Master of Divinity degree from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville; and a Doctor of Ministry degree from the Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He has served as an adjunct professor at Campbellsville University and as a doctoral supervisor at Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, Alabama.
He has the distinction of taking his first turkey while appearing on the “Kentucky Afield” television show with then-Host Dave Shuffett. His memberships include the National Wild Turkey Federation, Ducks Unlimited, National Sporting Clays Association and the Hunting Retriever Club.
A dedicated wingshooter of waterfowl, upland birds and turkeys, his hobbies include helping the game call industry develop turkey and duck calls. Jeff founded the Rev Outdoors ministry, which focuses on a message of integrity and character while in the field, on the water, or in everyday life. He is a frequent speaker at wild game banquets and enjoys introducing hunters to the shooting sports, dog training and using game calls.
His community service includes serving as board chairman of Frankfort Regional Medical Center and chaplain for the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department.
He will represent the 6th District for a term to end Aug. 13, 2020.