Blog Entries - 2019

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Leadership Kentucky 2019 in Berea

Posted on: June 26, 2019
Tags: Session Review, Leadership Kentucky

The 2019 class of Leadership Kentucky met for the first time in June at the Historic Boone Tavern Hotel to get to know each other as well as hear from a variety of impressive speakers.

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Elevate 2019 in Central Kentucky

Posted on: June 24, 2019
Tags: Elevate Kentucky

The Elevate Kentucky Class of 2019 recently graduated in Frankfort, Ky. after traveling the state, networking, and growing as leaders over the last three months.

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Gov. Bevin Announces ARC Funding for New Leadership Program in Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky

Posted on: June 7, 2019
Tags: BRIGHT Kentucky

Gov. Matt Bevin’s office today announced that the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) has approved a $500,000 grant for the Leadership Kentucky Foundation to help create a new leadership program targeting young professionals in the Kentucky Appalachian corridor, named BRIGHT Kentucky. BRIGHT Kentucky is made possible by the ARC grant and private funding from the Whitaker Foundation and others.

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June Connections Newsletter

Posted on: June 5, 2019
Tags: Newsletter

June Newsletter - Class of 2019 Announced, Alumni Updates, International Trip Information, Elevate in Prestonsburg, and more!

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Leadership Kentucky Announces 2019 Class

Posted on: May 28, 2019
Tags: Leadership Kentucky

Leadership Kentucky, currently celebrating its 35th anniversary, is proud to announce the members of the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2019. 

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Elevate 2019 in Prestonsburg

Posted on: May 21, 2019
Tags: Session Review, Elevate Kentucky

All of us have heard the many misperceptions and stereotypes of Appalachia (i.e. it’s Appa-LATCH-uh, not Appa-LAY-shuh). The Elevate session hosted in Prestonsburg, KY delivered an outstanding group of speakers that did their community justice by breaking those stereotypes and then some.

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May Connections Newsletter

Posted on: May 17, 2019
Tags: Newsletter

Stay up to date with the latest Leadership Kentucky news, classes, trips, events, alumni updates and more!

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Elevate 2019 in Owensboro

Posted on: May 2, 2019
Tags: Session Review, Elevate Kentucky

By: Mary Jane Rodes, Elevate Class of 2019 Senior Account Director, RunSwitch PR From engaging conversations and interesting tours to fascinating presentations and delicious food, the first session of our Elevate Kentucky program was outstanding. Our

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Leadership Kentucky Announces Elevate 2019 Class

Posted on: April 3, 2019
Tags: Elevate Kentucky

Leadership Kentucky, currently celebrating its 35th anniversary, is proud to announce the members of the Elevate Kentucky Class of 2019. The class participates in three sessions, taking place from April through June 2019 in Owensboro, Prestonsburg, and Lexington. Class members will hear from thought-provoking Kentucky leaders, learn about issues and opportunities facing our state and self-assess and gain insights about personal leadership abilities. This year’s class includes 25 participants from across the state representing a variety of public and private sectors.

 

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Leadership Kentucky Announces New Board Members

Posted on: March 4, 2019
Tags: Alumni Spotlight, Leadership Kentucky

Leadership Kentucky Announces New Board Members Teresa Trimble Hail named 2019 Board Chair   FRANKFORT, Ky. (February 27, 2019) – Leadership Kentucky (LKY), one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the

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