Board of Directors

July 2017 - June 2018

Officers/Executive Committee

Chair:Sharon Kerrick, PhD, Dean, Bellarmine University Rubel School of Business

Chair-Elect:Vern Eswine, President, The Marketing Company

Vice Chair/Business & Consumer Affairs:  Ann Gregory, Partner & Owner, The Door Store and Windows

Vice Chair/Membership & Marketing:Cindy Seiler Reichert, Director of Project Management & Production Design, Brown-Forman Corporation

Vice-Chair/Budget, Finance, Audit & Personnel/Treasurer: Scott Graff, CPA, Corporate Controller, Cafe Press

Vice-Chair/Event Planning & Welcoming Committee: Sam Cilone, President, FASTSIGNS

Chair/Lincoln Trail Area Business Advisory Committee: Steve Wright, Managing Member, The Wright Legacy Group, LLC

Secretary: Michael Bailen, Director of Financial Analysis, Texas Roadhouse

President/CEO: Reanna Smith-Hamblin, Better Business Bureau 

Immediate Past Chair: Raymond G. Strothman, President, Strothman & Company, PSC

The following new members were elected to the board:

Cindy Effinger, Senior Attorney, McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland, PLLC

Wes Henderson, COO, Louisville Distilling Company

Jacque Ramsey, Director of Marketing, Mortenson Family Dental

James Reynolds, President, Eclipse Roofing & Restoration

Adolfo Ben Ruiz, Creative Director, Adhawks, LLC

Karl Truman, Owner, Karl Truman Law Office

Alesha Yaney, Communications Specialist, Universal Woods

Kristy De Los Santos, MBA, Student, Bellarmine University (ex-officio member)

Returning board members include:

Michael Anderson, President, Anderson Business Group; Sharon Y. Board, CEO, Chemco Federal Credit Union; Kelly Burke,Chairman, Office Environment Company; Kevin Connelly, Adjunct Lecturer, University of Louisville; Robert Frank, Div. Manager/Business Banking, Stock Yards Bank and Trust; Saul Garcia, President, Los Aztecas Mexican Restaurant; Jan Gordon, Executive Director, Spencerian College; Jackson C. Mullins, III, President, Fulfillment Concepts, Inc.; Nancy Smith, Vice President, Callistus Smith Agency; Brian Sternberg, General Manager, Sternberg Automotive Group; Dave Vogel, VP Operations, Louisville Water Company; Brad Warren, Vice-President, MPI Printing