Fund for the Arts Board Leadership

2021 Officers of the Board & Committee Chairs
Mr. Ja Hillebrand – Chairman of the Board
Mr. Greg Greenwood Finance & Audit Committee Chair

Community Impact Committee Chair
Linda Schuster
Kellie Watson

Governance & Nominating Committee Chair
Carolle Jones Clay

2021 Campaign Chair
Campbell Brown

2022 Campaign Chair
Joe Ventura

Investment Committee Chair
Kristen Byrd

Adhoc Strategic Plan Committee Chair

Gladys Lopez
Todd Lowe
Scott Schaftlein

Resource Development Chair
Paul Thompson

Arts & Race Equity Chair

Victoria Russell
Hannah Drake*

*Non-Board Member

Alphabetical Listing of Board Members

Mrs. Tonya Abeln, Ex-Officio Member
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Churchill Downs Incorporated

Mr. Barry Allen
President & Treasurer
Gheens Foundation, Inc.

Mr. Jim Allen
Vice Chairman
R.W. Board & Co.

Mrs. Shannon Woolley Allison, Ex-Officio Member
Co-Chair, Cultural Advisory Council
Co-Artistic Director, Looking for Lilith Theatre Company

Mr. Neville Blakemore
Great Northern Building Products, LLC

Mr. Campbell Brown
President and Managing Director, Old Forester
Brown-Forman Corporation

Ms. Kristen Byrd
Sr. Vice President – Regional Banking Director
PNC Wealth Management

Mrs. Julia Carstanjen

Mrs. Carolle Jones Clay
Senior Vice President
Republic Bank & Trust

Ms. Sarah Davasher-Wisdom
Chief Operating Officer
Greater Louisville, Inc.

Mr. Charlie Farnsley
Bahe Farnsley Advisors

Mrs. Erica Fields
Brooks Grain LLC

Mr. C. Edward Glasscock, Emeritus Member
Chairman Emeritus
Frost Brown Todd LLC

Mr. Jonathan D. Goldberg, Emeritus Member
Managing Partner
Goldberg Simpson, LLC

Ms. Jerilan Greene
VP, Global Chief Communications Officer
Yum! Brands, Inc.

Mr. Gregory H. Greenwood
Partner, Tax Services

Mr. James A. Hillebrand (Ja)
Chairman & CEO
Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company

Ms. Mo McKnight Howe
Owner & Artist
Revelry Gallery Boutique

Ms. Althea Jackson, Ex-Officio Member
Director of Boards and Commissions
Louisville Metro Government

Mr. Justin Jackson
Next Guardian, LLC

Councilman David James, Ex-Officio Member
Louisville Metro City Council

Mr. Brad S. Keeton, Ex-Officio Member
NeXtGen Representative
Antitrust, Trade Regulation, and Franchise Practice Chair, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC

Mr. Todd Klimek
Managing Partner, Louisville Office, PwC

Mr. Mark Kull
Wealth Management Advisor, Northwestern Mutual Life

Ms. Gladys Lopez
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Norton Healthcare

Mr. Todd P. Lowe
Parthenon, LLC

Mr. Brent McKim
Jefferson County Teachers Association

Ms. Sabeen Nasim
Louisville Metro Office for Globalization

Dr. Martin A. Pollio, Ex-Officio Member
Jefferson County Public Schools

Ms. Diane Porter, Ex-Officio Member
School Board Member – District 1
Jefferson County Board of Education

Hon. Sadiqa N. Reynolds, Ex-Officio Member
President & CEO
Louisville Urban League

Mr. Charles Ritter

Ms. Victoria Russell
Chief of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
Papa John’s International

Mr. Scott Schaftlein

Ms. Linda Schuster

Mr. Nathan Shanks, Ex-Officio Member
YPAL Representative
Insurance Advisor, Logan Lavelle Hunt Insurance

Mr. Carl Thomas, Emeritus Member
Executive Director
V.V. Cooke Foundation

Mr. Paul Thompson
Chairman, CEO & President
LG&E and KU Energy LLC

Mr. Joe Ventura
Chief Legal Officer
Humana Inc.

Mr. Matt Wallace, Ex-Officio Member
Arts & Culture Alliance Representative
Producing Artistic Director, Kentucky Shakespeare

Ms. Mary Beth Warner
VP & HR Segment Leaders/Group and Retail Segments
Humana, Inc.

Ms. Kellie Watson
Equity and Compliance Officer
Louisville MSD

Mr. Mark F. Wheeler, Emeritus Member
Central Bank

Mr. David Wombwell
Market President
US Bank

Mr. Terry Wright
Member & Chair, Intellectual Property & Technology Service Group
Stites & Harbison PLLC

Mrs. Laura Zachariah