EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Lonnie Ali, Vice-Chair*

Founder / Muhammad Ali Enterprises

Karl F. Schmitt Jr., Chair

President & CEO, Louisville Sports Commission

Laura Douglas, Vice Chair

Retired, Vice President, Corporate Responsibility & Community Affairs, LG&E-KU

L. Thomas Hiltz, Treasurer/Secretary

Attorney

Ina Brown Bond, Chair Emeritus*

River Bend Farm

Ralph de Chabert, Immediate Past Chair

Senior Vice President – Chief Diversity Officer, Brown-Forman Corporation

Robert Croft, Jr.

Attorney, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

Robert L. Decker

Managing Director, Corporate Finance Associates

Gill Holland

Entrepreneur, NuLu Business Association

Barbara Sexton Smith

Metro Councilwoman, District 4

* Life Director

MEMBERS-AT-LARGE

David L. Armstrong*

Former Mayor of Louisville
Former Chairman, Kentucky Public Service Commission

Turney P. Berry

Partner, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP

John Y. Brown, Jr.*

Entrepreneur & Former Governor, Commonwealth of Kentucky

William C. Carroll

Partner, Mettler Randolph Massey Ferguson Carroll & Sterlacci, P.L.

Emilie Deutsch

Vice President, CBS Sports – Original Programming & Features

Greg Fischer

Mayor, Metro Louisville

Kraig Fox

Senior Managing Director, Eldridge Industries

Daniel Hall

Vice President, Office of Community Engagement, University of Louisville

Donna Hargens, Ph.D.

Superintendent, Jefferson County Public Schools

Bennie Ivory

Retired Executive Editor / Vice President News, The Courier-Journal

Ingrid Johnson

Civic Leader

Jerry Kohler

CEO & Chief Investment Officer, G.J. Kohler Investment Advisors

Donald Lassere

President & CEO, Muhammad Ali Center

Akure Paradis

Attorney, Humana

Laurie Schalow

Vice President, Global PR and Corporate Social Responsibility, Yum! Brands, Inc.

Brad Seigel

Senior Vice President & General Manager, Horseshoe Southern Indiana Casino

Ozair Shariff

Attorney, Stites & Harbison PLLC

Paul Wood

Partner, Ernst & Young

* Life Director

ADVISORY COUNCIL

His Holiness, The Dalai Lama of Tibet

Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein

Seth Abraham, Sports and Media Entrepreneur

Derek Anderson, Athlete

Bono, Musician, U2

Homer G. Cablish, III, CPA, Cablish & Gentile CPAs LLC

Sean Combs, Artist and Producer

Bob Costas, NBC and HBO Sports

Billy Crystal, Actor and Comedian

Dick Ebersol, NBC Sports

Dr. Vartan Gregorian, President of Carnegie Corporation

Angelina Jolie, Actress

Quincy Jones, Producer

Larry King, Broadcast Journalist

Sean McManus, CBS News and Sports

A. Jerrold Perenchio, Media Entrepreneur

Myrtle Potter, Entrepreneur, Chapman Development Group

Anthony Pratt, Pratt Industries

R. Prophet, Musician, Nappy Roots

David Robinson, Athlete

Diane Sawyer, ABC News

John Schnatter, Papa John’s International

Tavis Smiley, PBS Host

Dennis D. Swanson, President, Fox Television Stations Group

Matthew C. Whitaker, Ph. D., Professor, Arizona State University

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