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37 are members of Leadership Lake Cumberland Class of 2024 

Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce said 37 residents from a diverse range of Chamber member businesses and civic organizations will comprise its Leadership Lake Cumberland Class of 2024.

SOMERSET, Ky. — The Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce recently announced that 37 citizens from a diverse range of Chamber member businesses and civic organizations will comprise the Chamber’s Leadership Class of 2024. 

Leadership Lake Cumberland is a professional development program that informs people about the critical issues facing the community with a focus to inform and inspire future leaders — and challenge them to make a difference. It begins with an overnight retreat in April and ends in December with a graduation celebration, meeting for a full day once monthly for a session on topics such as Business, Technology, Education, Agriculture and Government. Through lecture, presentations, practical exercises, visitations, independent study and meetings with key community leaders, class members examine and experience ways to help the communities in which they live. 

The 37 people selected for the 2024 class include:

Jonathan Absher; Citizens National Bank

Julia Baker; The Job Shop

Destani Barnes; Hendrickson

Leslie Bennett; South Kentucky RECC

Tracy Boyd; City of Somerset

Dr. Korey Bruck; University Center of Southern Kentucky

Jason Buckler; East Kentucky Power Cooperative

Kurtis Bumbalough; Kingsford Manufacturing

Sarah Burnett; Somerset Independent Schools

Renate Dopp; Flashback Theater

Marisa Dungan; Toyotetsu (TTAI)

Allison Fraley; Pulaski County Board of Education

William Gary; Silent Guard

Matthew Gregory; Hinkle Contracting Company

Marvin Guerrero; First & Farmer’s National Bank

Sarah Haste; United Cumberland Bank

Tabatha Hensley; Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital

Ian Kapustka; Pepsi Bottling Co. of Somerset

Mindy Kinner; Cumberland Valley National Bank

Keith Lehker; Cintas

Andrew Lindsey; Team Modern

Darryn Litton; Campbellsville University – Somerset

Jeff Meadows; Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Somerset

Jamie Morrow; NewVista Oakwood

Angela Morrow; Access Title Co.

Tommy O’Brien; Performance Food Group

Kyle Payton; Alton Blakley Family of Dealerships

Britt Pendleton; EHA CPA’s

Trevor Ridner; Citizens Bank

Hannah Grace Rogers; The Center for Rural Development

Forrest Spillman; Somerset Independent Schools

Allie Stinson; Monticello Banking Company

Misty Tingle; Weichert Realty

Elizabeth Whitis; UGN Auto, Inc

Josh Winchester; Kinetic by Windstream

Jon Wood; Five Star Land Title

Hannah York; Keller Williams Bluegrass – Lake Cumberland

“For over 30 years, The Chamber’s Leadership Program has exposed emerging and existing community leaders to the issues that face our region while challenging and engaging participants to strengthen the community through service and leadership,” said Bobby Clue, Somerset-Pulaski Chamber of Commerce executive director. “We thank our business community for their strong support and commitment to this program,” 

Since its inception, Leadership Lake Cumberland has graduated over 850 individuals over the past 32 years. The list of past graduates is full of community leaders who serve on various boards and committees throughout the Somerset-Pulaski County area. 

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