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BOARD 

DIRECTORS

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Take  a moment to meet our Board of Directors.

 

We asked "What is it that you love most about Lexington?"

Scroll down to meet the people behind the organization, and what they think makes Lexington so special. 

Megan Holley-Slaughter
President

Sutherland & Associates

President

Why I Love Lexington

I love that Lexington is the perfect size, the people are so welcoming, and there are so many different things to do and be involved with.

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Luke Morgan
President Elect

McBrayer PLLC

Attorney

Why I Love Lexington

I love Lexington because of its beautiful future while being mindful of its past. I love Lexington because my wife and I have worked our careers here and we have raised two sons who are proud to call Lexington their hometown. I love Lexington because of the many people who make this a great place to live. 

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Lisa Smith
Immediate Past President

 

Columbia Gas

Public Affairs Manager

Why I Love Lexington

That's easy. The people. They're genuine, friendly, and proud to show off our beautiful city.

Monica Bounds

Community Volunteer

Why I Love Lexington

I love Lexington because it has so much to offer in terms of professional opportunities, fast horses, restaurants, and fun activities all in a beautiful setting.

Camden Skidmore
 

Republic Bank

Vice President

Why I Love Lexington

I love Lexington’s vibrant live, work, play downtown atmosphere.  There is something great to do, see, or eat any day of the week

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Michele Ripley

Commonwealth Fund for KET

President

Why I Love Lexington

Because of its people and welcoming charm, world-renowned beauty and traditions, many opportunities to engage and explore, and commitment to a bright future for all

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Judge Pamela Goodwine

KY Court of Appeals

Judge

 

Why I Love Lexington

I love Lexington because of its progressive, innovative and inclusive environment with such friendly, welcoming, diverse people and many opportunities to enjoy big-city flair and small-town charm 

Allen Norvell

Blue & Co., LLC

Director

Why I Love Lexington

A great place to call home and raise a family!

Justin Posey

Toyota Motor North America

Senior Analyst, Corporate Communications

Why I Love Lexington

Lexington's uniqueness is matched only by its beauty and the spirit of its community. It's a great place to call home, filled with kind, generous and welcoming people. I couldn't pick a better place to live and raise a family!

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Amy Stout

Commerce Lexington

Director, Leadership Development

Why I Love Lexington

I just cannot get enough of all of the wonderful people who live here and call this their home.

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Davonna Saier

Davonna Inc.

Owner

Why I Love Lexington

Lexington is a caring community made up of beauty, hospitality, and inclusivity. It's a city where we all may enjoy the perfect combination of breathtaking horse farm views and vibrant downtown activities. I am so grateful to call it home. 

Ralph Coldiron

Lex Insurance Agency
Director of Business Development

Why I Love Lexington
Lexington has been home to Susan and I for the last 42 years.
There is no other place we would want to be. Lexington will always be our home. 

 

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Robin McGuffin

Stites & Harbison PLLC

Attorney

Why I Love Lexington

I love Lexington because of the friendly people, the wonderful mix of big-city amenities and small-town charm, the natural beauty of Central Kentucky, and all of the activities it has to offer.

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Mandy Higgins

Lexington History Museum

Executive Director

Why I Love Lexington

I love that Lexington is a little bit of everything—big city and small town, artisanal hub and corporate center, rural, urban, and suburban. I love the surprise in visitors’ eyes when they experience a uniquely Lexington moment. But most of all, I love Lexington because of the passionate people who make the city a great place to live, work, and play.

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Larry Smith

Smith Market Research

Owner

Why I Love Lexington

For the people that live here and the amazing friends that I have gained throughout the years.

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