Dorsey Ridley



Senate Democratic Caucus Chairman, District 4


Caldwell, Crittenden, Henderson, Livingston, Union, Webster

Senator J. Dorsey Ridley is regional business development director of Independence Bank in Henderson, serving a seven-county market. He previously served as the bank’s Henderson County president.

Ridley is a graduate of Western Kentucky University, where he earned a degree in business and agriculture.

A life-long resident of the 4th Senate District, Senator Ridley and his wife, Glenn Hodge Ridley, have four children.  They are members of the Henderson Presbyterian Church.

2004-Present; House of Representatives, 1987-1994

Interim Committees
Agriculture; Banking and Insurance; Energy Special Subcommittee; Local Government; Rural Issues; State Government; Transportation

Session Committees
Agriculture (S); Banking and Insurance (S); State and Local Government (L); Transportation (S)

Statutory Committees
Program Review and Investigations Committee

Contact Information
Frankfort Office: Capitol Annex, Room 255 Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Frankfort Phone: 502-564-8100, ext. 655