AASCU Graduates: The Difference We Make

Rocky Adkins

Rocky Adkins

Graduation Year: 1983
Degree Earned: B.A., M.A. Secondary Education
Institution: Morehead State University

State Representative Rocky Adkins, an 18-year veteran of the Kentucky House of Representatives, is serving a term as House Majority Floor Leader after being chosen for the post by his Democratic colleagues in November 2003. While at Morehead, Rep. Adkins played on the Eagles' basketball team from 1978-83. In 1986, Rep. Adkins was elected to the 99th House District at the age of 26, making him one of the youngest members ever elected to serve. Rep. Adkins accumulated legislative responsibilities and served on a number of influential committees.