Letter from FTC regarding Funeral Industry Practices can be found on the Laws & Regulations tab

Welcome to the Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors

This agency consists of 5 Board members, 3 office staff, and 1 inspector. The Board includes four licensed funeral directors and embalmers and one public (consumer) member. Their objective is to prescribe the standards of efficiency for those who are engaged in the practice of funeral directing and embalming.

The Board adopts, promulgates and enforces regulations for the transaction of its business, the management of its affairs, and the promotion of the educational standards of the profession, as it considers expedient and consistent with KRS Chapter 316.

The Board is self-supporting through fees assessed for professional licensure. The agency receives no general fund tax appropriation.

Board Meeting Deadline

Board meetings are usually held the 2nd Tuesday of the month except for June and September.  Meetings are held at the Fairfield Inn and Suites, 40 Chenault Road, Frankfort, KY 40601

We are in the process of switching networks and our phones are currently out of service.

If you need to reach Christi Moffett, Executive Director, please call (502) 782 7957. If you need to speak to Julie Peoples, Administrative Assistant, please dial (502) 782 7958.

Click here for the 2019 Schedule (deadlines, meetings, and testing days).​ ​​​​