Derby Field

After 150 Kentucky Derbys, Louisville Knows Sports

Board of Directors


Chair – William E. Summers V, Republic Bank
Vice Chair – Dr. Steve Hester, Norton Healthcare
Secretary – Sheila Hiestand, McCoy & Hiestand PLC
Treasurer – Eric Granger, ASM Global – Louisville
Immediate Past Chair – Leigh Ann Barney, Trilogy Health Services


David S. Beck*, Kentucky Venues
Doug Bennett*, Louisville Tourism
Derek Bland*, HJI Supply Chain Solutions
Carol Bond, Paducah Bank
April Brooks, Jefferson County Public Schools
Beth Bush, Blessings in a Backpack
Amy Calabrese*, University of Louisville Athletics
Jason Chambers, KORT Physical Therapy
Brian Clinard, Spalding University
Kelley Dearing-Smith, Louisville Water Co.
Travis Doster, Texas Roadhouse
Jerry Eaves, Simmons College
Tracie Frist, Stock Yards Bank & Trust
Greg Galiette*, Louisville Bats
John Hardesty, Commonwealth of Kentucky-Public Protection Cabinet
Brett Hayes*, UofL Health
DeVone Holt
David James*, Louisville Metro
Culee Jennings, Coca-Cola Consolidated
Alex Kerns, Baptist Health
April LaFramboise*, Team Travel Source
Anthony Leachman, Louisville Urban League
Chris McIntosh, Barlow Wealth Partners
Michael Masick, Brown-Forman
John Neace, Soccer Holdings
Casey Ramage, Churchill Downs
Jean Lee Scott, PNC Bank
Scott Shoenberger*
Jake Smith, Denton Floyd Real Estate Group
Jay Warren, LG&E / KU
Scott Wiegandt, Bellarmine University

*Executive Committee