A retired manager, Buddy Ogelsby spent 21½ years of his career at Rockwell International/BTR, Inc. in sensus metering systems and 10 years at Phelps Dodge Magnet Wire in data processing. He graduated from Hopkinsville High School and received vocational training at Western Kentucky University.
Councilman Ogelsby has served on City Council since 2013. He currently holds a position on the Chamber of Commerce Board, Pennyrile Solid Waste Management Authority, and Hopkinsville Cable Television Oversight Authority.
He enjoys fishing, hunting, camping, and spending time with his family and grandchildren.