Karen Byrd is beginning her 23rd year of serving the Boone County Schools as a School Board Member. During that time she has been elected Chairperson of the Board 5 times. Her list of accomplishments include being appointed to a 4 year term to serve on the SCAAC by then Governor Ernie Fletcher. In 2014 Ms. Byrd was elected to serve as Northern Kentucky Regional Chairperson representing the 19 NKY school districts for the Kentucky School Board Association. She was also elected to serve a 3 year term on the KSBA Board of Directors.