Trey Grayson

Voters in Kentucky went to the polls Tuesday to choose the candidate they hoped would replace Steve Beasher as the next governor of the commonwealth. 

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Tuesday is Trey Grayson's first day on the job at the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.

The new president says he'll focus on what the chamber does best, advocating for local businesses and the region.

The Institute of Politics at Harvard

The Northern Kentucky Chamber has a new leader.

In a release, the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce announces former Secretary of State Trey Grayson has been hired as its new president.

Since 2011, Grayson has served as Director of the Harvard University Institute of Politics. Grayson is a 1994 Harvard graduate.  The 42-year-old is scheduled to start his new job July 1.