Gov. Steven Beshear has appointed D. Anthony Everett of Lexington, Ky., to serve on the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights Board of Commissioners, representing the state at large. Rev. Everett M.Div. is an adjunct lecturer of Religious Studies at Spalding University in Louisville, Ky., and is the pastor of Wesley United Methodist Church in Lexington. About his appointment, he said, “I believe this is part of a vocation that includes standing up for social justice and serving the public, and I am honored that Governor Beshear has appointed me.” He replaces former Commissioner Millie Hudson Diehl of Fort Mitchell, Ky., who recently resigned. Everett’s term will expire on Sept. 12, 2015.