Blog Entries - 2022

BRIGHT 22 Boone's Ridge

BRIGHT Kentucky visits Pineville

Posted on: September 12, 2022

By: Jacqueline Corum, BRIGHT Kentucky Class of 2022 The 2022 BRIGHT Kentucky Class traveled to Pine Mountain State Resort Park in Pineville, KY for the third session, which highlighted themes of advocacy and influence, powerful partnerships, and funding

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LKY 2022 Bowling Green

Leadership Kentucky 2022 visits Bowling Green

Posted on: September 6, 2022

By: James Ayers, Leadership Kentucky 2022 The August session for the 2022 class of Leadership Kentucky took place in the beautiful region of Bowling Green and Fort Campbell. This three-day session can be summed up in one word: diversity. The session began

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BRIGHT 22 Dale Hollow

BRIGHT Kentucky Class of 2022 visits Dale Hollow State Resort Park

Posted on: September 5, 2022

By: Claudette Enriquez, BRIGHT Class of 2022 A pontoon ride to a restaurant on a dock, visiting several farms (one of them hosting curly-haired horses and alpacas), and getting to support local shops in downtown Burkesville. In the second session, the BRIGHT

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LKY visits Pikeville

Leadership Kentucky 2022 visits Pikeville and Prestonsburg

Posted on: August 1, 2022

By: Julie Nelson Harris, Leadership Kentucky 2022 If the July session of Leadership Kentucky was meant to be described in one word, this is its definition: Pride: A feeling of deep pleasure or satisfaction derived from one's own achievements, the

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BRIGHT KY in Ashland

BRIGHT Kentucky Class of 2022 visits Ashland

Posted on: July 19, 2022

By: Dustin Burchett, BRIGHT Kentucky Class of 2022 Within one session, being part of the BRIGHT Leadership Program has already exceeded my expectations.  Being the representative from Greenup County, I already had previous experiences with

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BRIGHT 2022 group headshot

Leadership Kentucky Announces 2022 BRIGHT Kentucky Class

Posted on: July 11, 2022

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 11, 2022) – Leadership Kentucky is proud to announce members of the BRIGHT Kentucky Class of 2022.  BRIGHT Kentucky, which began in 2019, engages bright, entrepreneurial minds from various occupational sectors to offer

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ELEVATE Class of 2022 in Frankfort, Northern Kentucky, and Georgetown

Posted on: July 7, 2022

By: Joy Andrade-Stemle ELEVATE Kentucky Class of 2022Epidemiologist/Manager, Kentucky Department for Public Health  Our third and final session was one to remember. We began the session at the State Capitol, which was the perfect way to kick off

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Berea Session LKY 2022

Leadership Kentucky Class of 2022 visits Berea and Richmond

Posted on: July 7, 2022

By: Amanda Clark Leadership Kentucky Class of 2022External Affairs Manager, Kentucky Power The 2022 Leadership Kentucky class began its journey with orientation at The Historic Boone Tavern in Berea June 22-24, 2022. The program opened with a welcome

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LKY 2022 headshots

Leadership Kentucky Announces 2022 Class

Posted on: June 20, 2022

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 20, 2022) – Leadership Kentucky announced today the 51 members of the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2022. Leadership Kentucky’s flagship program consists of seven, three-day sessions, where participants gather to gain insight

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ELEVATE 2022 Somerset

ELEVATE Kentucky Class of 2022 in Somerset

Posted on: May 31, 2022

ELEVATE Kentucky Class of 2022 | Somerset, KY visit By: Lexy HollandElevate Class of 2022Associate Attorney, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP Keifer Adkins, Somerset native and Flashback Theater Co.’s Community Development Coordinator, kicked off

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ELEVATE 22 Owensboro

ELEVATE Kentucky 2022 Class Kicks Off in Owensboro

Posted on: April 27, 2022

Written By: Hailey Anderson, Elevate Class of 2022, Director of Membership Development, Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce, Murray, KY The 2022 ELEVATE Kentucky class met in Owensboro for its opening session April 20-22, 2022. The program kicked off

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ELEVATE 2022 headshot

Leadership Kentucky Announces ELEVATE Kentucky 2022 Class

Posted on: April 18, 2022

FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 18, 2022)— Leadership Kentucky is proud to announce the members of the ELEVATE Kentucky Class of 2022. ELEVATE Kentucky began in 2017 and provides young professionals with an in-depth personal and professional development

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Leadership Kentucky receives $500,000 from Appalachian Regional Commission’s POWER Initiative

Posted on: March 24, 2022

FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 24, 2022)— Leadership Kentucky has been awarded $500,000 by the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) through the POWER Initiative to expand BRIGHT Kentucky through alumni networking while ensuring the future growth and

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PG Peeples

Leadership Kentucky Presents Flame of Excellence Award to Porter G. Peeples, Sr.

Posted on: March 7, 2022

March 7, 2022— (Lexington, Ky.) — Leadership Kentucky, one of the first and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, held its 20th Annual Alumni Luncheon in Lexington at Central Bank Center on March 2,

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Beth Davisson

Leadership Kentucky Recognizes Beth Davisson with Lisa Murrell Award

Posted on: February 8, 2022
Tags: Alumni Spotlight, Leadership Kentucky

Annual award recipient chosen by Leadership Kentucky classmates Frankfort, Ky. (February 2, 2022) – Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, announced Beth

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2022 Board Chairs

Leadership Kentucky Announces New Board Members

Posted on: January 31, 2022

Regina Jackson named 2022 Board Chair   FRANKFORT, Ky. (January 19, 2022) – Leadership Kentucky is proud to announce Regina Jackson as Chair of the 2022 Board of Directors. Alongside the Board of Directors, Jackson will oversee one of the

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