FBI in Louisville getting new special agent in charge

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – The FBI in Louisville will have a new leader this fall.

FBI Director James B. Comey announced this week that Amy Hess will be the new special agent in charge of the Louisville office starting in October. The current head of the office, Howard S. Marshall, is going to FBI Headquarters, where he will be the deputy assistant director of the Cyber Division.

Hess has most recently been executive assistant director of the Science and Technology Branch. She has been with the FBI since 1991 and is originally from Jeffersonville, Indiana.