Daniel Bork, Commissioner of Revenue for the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Dan Bork was appointed by Governor Matt Bevin as the Commissioner of Revenue for the Commonwealth of Kentucky in December 2015.
He recently retired as Vice President of Tax for Lexmark International, Inc., a $3.7B global technology company providing printing and imaging products, software and solutions that help customers save time and money. He was responsible for worldwide tax matters, including compliance, planning and strategy to ensure favorable tax rates and improved cash flow.
Bork became Vice President of Tax in May 2001. He joined Lexmark in 1996 as Director of Tax after nearly 20 years of experience in U.S. and international tax matters. He previously was Senior Director of Tax for Cray Research Inc. in Eagan, Minn. He also held various senior-level positions with Coopers & Lybrand, L.L.P. in Minneapolis, including Director of International Tax Services.
Bork holds a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from Winona State University in Winona, Minn., and a Master's in Business Taxation from the University of Minnesota.
He served two six year terms on the Board of Directors of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. He held several different positions in that capacity, including serving on the Executive Committee, Treasurer, Chair of the Competitiveness Council, Chair of the Tax Committee and Chair of the KY Chamber Foundation.
He has served as President of the Kentucky Chapter of the Tax Executives Institute as well as on the Board of the Tax Executive Institute at the national level.
He currently serves on the Board and the Executive Committee of Leadership Kentucky and serves as their Investment Committee Chair and on the Board of Visitors for the Martin School of Public Policy at the University of Kentucky.
Bork is active with his church, Mary Queen of the Holy Rosary Parish in Lexington, having served as the School Board Chair, Finance Council Chair and was a member of the strategic planning group among other positions.
He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants.