Mike graduated from Western Kentucky University with a BA, Masters and Rank I. He taught school for six years and was an assistant principal for two years before joining Hilliard Lyons in 1986.
Michael Jennings and his wife of forty-three years, Kathern, live in Morgantown, KY. Their son and daughter-in-law, Patrick and Rebecca Jennings, live in Oldham County and are the parents of Mike and Kathern’s beautiful granddaughters, Parker and Sydney. Patrick is a lobbyist and Rebecca is an attorney. Mike and Kathern attend Cool Springs Church where Mike serves as deacon. He is a member of the Gideons International and former president of KY. In his spare time, Mike enjoys cattle farming and playing with his granddaughters.