Leadership Kentucky Class of 2017

Matt Alexander

Matt Alexander

Position:

VP of Corporate Sales at Kentucky Speedway

Location:

Gallatin County

Nick Apro

Nick Apro

Position:

Area Director at Perfection Group, Inc.

Location:

Fayette County

Marc Arnold

Marc Arnold

Position:

Director at Duke Energy

Location:

Hamilton County

Kim Bennett

Kim Bennett

Position:

Senior Director of Jim Beam Bourbon Experiences at Beam Suntory

Location:

Bullitt County

Julie Bergin

Julie Bergin

Position:

CEO at Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates

Location:

Jefferson County

David Best

david best

Position:

Mercer Co. Property Valuation Administrator at Commonwealth of Kentucky

Location:

Mercer County

Tim Bischoff

tim bischoff

Position:

Senior Director, Marketing and Online Content at KET

Location:

Fayette County

John Blanton

John Blanton

Position:

Representative at KY General Assembly

Location:

Magoffin County

Janet Calhoun

Janet Calhoun

Position:

Senior Vice President at Planters Bank

Location:

Christian County

Sean Cochran

sean cochran

Position:

Executive Director of Economic Development at City of Pikeville

Location:

Pike County

David Deborde

David Deborde

Position:

Compliance and Risk Manager at Members Choice Credit Union

Location:

Boyd County

Barry Denton

Barry Denton

Position:

Senior Vice President at Masonic Homes of Kentucky

Location:

Jefferson County

Steve Doan

steve doan

Position:

General Counsel at Commonwealth of KY; Governor's Office of Ag Policy

Location:

Franklin County

Jim Dudley

Jim Dudley

Position:

VP of Business Development at KeeForce

Location:

McCracken County

Kim Ellis

Kim Ellis

Position:

Director, KY State Underwriting at Anthem BCBS of KY

Location:

Jefferson County

Timothy Feld

tim feld

Position:

Director of Legal Services / Associate General Counsel at KEMI

Location:

Fayette County

Dave Forney

Dave Forney

Position:

CFO at Logan Aluminum

Location:

Logan County

Jim Gardner

Jim Gardner

Position:

Of Counsel at Sturgill, Turner, Baker, and Maloney, PLLC

Location:

Fayette County

Tonita Goodwin

tonita goodwin

Position:

Executive Director at Hazard-Perry County Economic Development Alliance

Location:

Perry County

Michael Halligan

mike halligan

Position:

CEO at God's Pantry Food Bank

Location:

Fayette County

Brandi Harless

Brandi Harless

Position:

Mayor of Paducah

Location:

McCracken County

Dawn Harlow

Dawn Harlow

Position:

CFO at Kentucky League of Cities

Location:

Woodford County

Merle Heckman

merle heckman

Position:

Manager of Organizational Development at Regal Beloit

Location:

Kenton County

Sara Hemingway

sara hemingway

Position:

Executive Director at the Marilyn and William Young Charitable Foundation

Location:

Daviess County

Chris Hungerford

Chris Hungerford

Position:

VP, Director of Global Design at Brown-Forman

Location:

Jefferson County

Cara Jarrell

Cara Jarrell

Position:

Of Counsel at Steptoe & Johnson

Location:

Jefferson County

Alan Keck

Alan Keck

Position:

President at Somerset Recycling

Location:

Pulaski County

Cindy Kelley

Cindy Kelley

Position:

President at KCTCS - Madisonville

Location:

Hopkins County

Michael Kleinert

michael kleinert

Position:

Member at Stites & Harbison, PLLC

Location:

Jefferson County

Thomas Kmetz

tom kmetz

Position:

Division President at Norton Healthcare

Location:

Jefferson County

Greg Ladd

Greg Ladd

Position:

KY State Safety Program Director / Attorney at KY Personnel Cabinet

Location:

Franklin County

Todd Lanham

todd lanham

Position:

Commercial Risk Specialist at USI Insurance Services

Location:

Jefferson County

Larry Luebbers

Larry Luebbers

Position:

VP, Private Banking Officer at Central Bank & Trust Co.

Location:

Boone County

Bernard Mazaheri

Bernie Mazaheri

Position:

Attorney at Morgan & Morgan

Location:

Fayette County

Kathie McDonald-McClure

Kathie McDonald-McClure

Position:

Partner at Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP

Location:

Jefferson County

Cassandra Mitchell

Cassie Mitchell

Position:

VP Marketing and Business Development at Bluegrass Care Navigators

Location:

Fayette County

Rosanne Nields

rosanne nields

Position:

VP, Planning and Government Relations at St. Elizabeth Healthcare

Location:

Kenton County

Claire Parsons

Claire Parsons

Position:

Member at Adams, Stepner, Woltermann & Dusing, PLLC

Location:

Kenton County

Richard Prewitt

rich prewitt

Position:

Director of Economic Development, Marketing and Member Services at Cumberland Valley Rural Electric

Location:

Knox County

Joe Putnam

Joe Putnam

Position:

Founder at Bluegrass Hathaway

Location:

Fayette County

Erica Radhakrishnan

Erica Radhakrishnan

Position:

CEO / Hospital Administrator at Bluegrass Veterinary Specialists + Animal Emergency

Location:

Fayette County

Shana Seng

shana seng

Position:

HR Business Partner at Monument Chemical KY

Location:

Meade County

Kate Shanks

Kate Shanks

Position:

Director of Public Affairs at KY Chamber of Commerce

Location:

Franklin County

Clif Slaton

Clif Slaton

Position:

Plant Engineer at Maker's Mark Distillery, Inc.

Location:

Marion County

Leslie Smart

Leslie Smart

Position:

Division VP, Development at KentuckyOne Health

Location:

Jefferson County

William Summers, V

william summers

Position:

Chief Development Officer at Republic Bank

Location:

Jefferson County

Kim Sweazy

Kim Sweazy

Position:

External Affairs Analyst at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky

Location:

Scott County

Jessica Tretter

Jessica Tretter

Position:

Certified Financial Planner at LPL Financial

Location:

Jefferson County

Joseph Tucker

Joe Tucker

Position:

Partner at Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

Location:

Jefferson County

Eric Walker

Eric Walker

Position:

Middle Market Relationship Manager at U.S. Bank

Location:

Warren County

Paul Weis

Paul Weis

Position:

Manger Business Services at LG&E-KU Energy LLC

Location:

Jefferson County

Julie Whitis

Julie Whitis

Position:

Assistant Principal at Kenton County Academies of Innovation and Technology

Location:

Kenton County

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