Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for The Center for Women and Families consists of individuals carefully chosen for their varying backgrounds and unique skill sets who have a true dedication and passion for The Center’s mission. The board members engage in strategic planning to ensure the agency’s programs are achieving the desired goals. They guide the agency’s policies, as well as provide oversight and management for the agency, in conjunction with the President/CEO, to ensure The Center maintains its legal and ethical integrity. The Board has responsibility for financial oversight for The Center, including setting and approving the annual budget.

Ann Bauer, Republic Bank & Trust

Chair Elect

Dana LackeyOld National Bank

Vice Chair
Leslie Coyle, Hilliard Lyons

Kristin McDonner, Crowe Horwath LLP

Stephanie Hawkins Smith, Unistar

Diane Everse, Custom Solutions, Inc.
Laurie Kemp, Kightlinger & Gray, LLP
Lori Moore, Computershare

Mary Bacon
Richard Banta, ERDCO Properties
Connie Barker
Heather Bass Ph.D, East End Psychological Associates
Nancy Bottoms, UPS
Stephanie Pearce Burke, Jefferson County District Judge
Christopher Colson, Texas Roadhouse
Steve Conrad, LMPD
Monica Edwards, Doe-Anderson
Shelly Gibson, Thorntons
Eric Goodman
Dr. John Marshall, JCPS
Regina Nethery, Humana
David Nicholson, Office of Circuit Court Clerk
Diane French Nguyen, Brown-Forman
Casey Ramage
Shelley Santry, UofL Law School
Kristin Warfield, Churchill Downs
Robert Webb, Frost , Brown, Todd LLC


Advisory Council
George Bell, ORI, Inc.
Kim Tharp-Barrie, Norton Healthcare
Toni Clem
Marjorie Farris, Stites & Harbison
Chasity Grauel, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP

Emeritus in Memoriam
Nolen Allen
Lewis Cole
Joan and Lee Thomas