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Leadership Kentucky announces 2020 Board of Directors; Barbara Dickens to serve as Board Chair

Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, has announced its 2020 Board of Directors. Barbara Dickens will serve as the 2020 Board Chair, and Dan Bork was announced as the 2021 Board Chair-Elect. Ken Perdue, a member of the Board of the Directors since 2014 and member of the Leadership Kentucky (LKY) Class of 2011, has...

Leadership Kentucky, celebrating 35th anniversary, names members of Elevate Kentucky Class of 2019

Leadership Kentucky, currently celebrating its 35th anniversary, is proud to announce the members of the Elevate Kentucky Class of 2019. The Elevate Kentucky program offers young professionals in-depth personal and professional development while fostering a better understanding of challenges facing our Commonwealth. “Elevate Kentucky is a great opportunity for young leaders to network across the...

Leadership Kentucky announces new board members; Teresa Trimble Hail named 2019 Chair

Leadership Kentucky (LKY), one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, announced its new 2019 Board Chair and the appointment of several new members to the 2019 Executive Committee and Board of Directors. LKY board members are responsible for continuing the mission and values of the organization, as well as executing the organization’s strategic...

Leadership Kentucky accepting applications for the Elevate Kentucky Class of 2019

Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest statewide leadership development programs in the United States, is now accepting applications for the Elevate Kentucky Class of 2019. The Elevate Kentucky program offers young professionals in-depth personal and professional development while fostering a better understanding of the strengths and challenges facing the Commonwealth. During each session, class members...

Leadership Kentucky announces 2018 class; includes representatives from across the Commonwealth

Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, is proud to announce the members of the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2018. Leadership Kentucky, a non-profit educational organization, brings together a select group of people who possess a broad variety of leadership abilities, career accomplishments, and volunteer activities,...

Leadership Kentucky announces new class for Elevate Kentucky, program for young professionals

Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, is proud to announce the Elevate Kentucky Class of 2018.   “Elevate Kentucky offers young professionals in-depth personal and professional development while fostering a better understanding of challenges and opportunities facing our Commonwealth,” said Janice Way, President...

William J. Jones presented with 16th annual Leadership Kentucky Flame of Excellence Award

Leadership Kentucky, a statewide leadership development program, held its 16th annual Alumni Luncheon in Lexington at Keeneland last week where the Flame of Excellence award was presented to William J. Jones. The Flame of Excellence award honors an outstanding Kentuckian who bravely goes before and lights the way for others. William (Bill) J. Jones is a Community Banking Division Manager with U.S....

Leadership Kentucky now accepting applications for Elevate Kentucky class of 2018

Leadership Kentucky, one of the first and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, is excited to announce that applications for the Elevate Kentucky Class of 2018 are now available. “Elevate Kentucky offers young professionals in-depth personal and professional development while fostering a better understanding of challenges and opportunities facing our Commonwealth,”...

Leadership Kentucky class names its 2017 class; 15 from Central Kentucky included

Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, is proud to announce the members of the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2017.   Leadership Kentucky, created in 1984 as a non-profit educational organization, brings together a selected group of people that possess a broad variety of leadership abilities, career accomplishments,...

NKY’s Joy Kramer sworn in as chief judge of KY Court of Appeals; elected by fellow judges

Judge Joy Kramer sworn in as chief judge by current Chief Judge Glenn Acree Judge Joy A. Kramer of Northern Kentucky was sworn as chief judge of the Kentucky Court of Appeals for a term beginning July 1. Judge Kramer was sworn in by current Chief Judge Glenn E. Acree in the courtroom of the Court of Appeals building in Frankfort.   Judge Kramer was elected by her fellow Court of Appeals judges to...

Leadership Kentucky announces 55 participants from around the state for 2016 class

Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, has announced the members of the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2016. Leadership Kentucky, created in 1984 as a non-profit educational organization, brings together a selected group of people that possess a broad variety of leadership abilities, career accomplishments, and volunteer...

People in the News: Leadership Kentucky selects Carrington; Farmers Bank names Gibson president

Commerce Lexington Inc. is proud to announce that Amy Carrington, Director of Leadership Development, has been selected to the 2016 Class of Leadership Kentucky beginning in June. Leadership Kentucky was created in 1984 as a non-profit educational organization and brings together a selected group of people that possess a broad variety of leadership abilities, career accomplishments, and volunteer...