Tony Copeland, 1983 Caldwell County High School graduate studied marketing at Western Kentucky University. He is employed by Arkema Inc. in Calvert City. Currently, Tony is the Maintenance Planner/Stores Supervisor at Arkema Inc. where he has been employed for 25 years. Prior to holding his current position he was the Regional Purchasing Agent for the Calvert City, and Memphis, TN, locations for 14 years.
Copeland serves as a member of the Board of Directors for The Paducah Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors for Baptist Health, Board of Directors for Baptist Health Foundation, Board of Directors for Community Scholarship Program, and Board of Directors for the McCracken County Community Career Endowment, Inc. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Independence Bank in the Paducah Area. He is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Copeland’s greatest strengths are his drive, leadership, creativity and negotiating skills which he obtained from the Darden School of Virginia.
He lives in Paducah, with his wife Angela Copeland (Director of Finance for Paducah City Schools) and their two children, Gabrielle, 17, and Mason, 12. When not working, Copeland enjoys golfing and traveling with his family. He finds strength while spending time with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.