49th Annual KACo Conference & Exposition
Nov. 15-17, 2023 | Central Bank Center | Lexington, KY


R.J. Palmer, Senior Vice President, provides municipal advisory services to cities, counties, water/sewer districts, health districts and other special taxing districts throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Mr. Palmer’s experience includes a variety of financing structures and investment strategies. Until 2015, Mr. Palmer served as a State Senator representing Senate District 28 which includes Clark, Montgomery and a portion of Fayette Counties. In 2010, Mr. Palmer was chosen by his colleagues as Senate Minority Floor Leader. Prior to his Senate post, Mr. Palmer served in the Kentucky House from 1999-2001. He received his B.A. from Transylvania University and M.B.A. from Eastern Kentucky University and has obtained his Series 50 Municipal Advisor Representative Qualification.