Board of Trustees

Lincoln Foundation has empowered youth to overcome adversity through education since its founding by Berea College on January 17, 1910.

Lincoln Foundation

Setting Standard

Our board of trustees is an appointed or elected group of individuals that has overall responsibility for the management of the Lincoln Foundation.

NAME

OCCUPATION

Deborah Benberry Williams
Chair
Senior Vice President, Community Development Banking Market Manager
PNC Bank
Chris Balmer
Vice-Chair
Director, Transmission Strategy & Planning
LG&E and KU Energy LLC
Christine Koenig, CPA
Treasurer
Director
DMLO CPAs
Angela Logan Edwards
Secretary
Chief Executive Officer
Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company of Kentucky
Marshall Bradley, Jr.President
Lincoln Foundation
Genelle Farley Cochran

Director, Product Management

GE Appliances

Louis DeFreeze IIIDigital Content Strategist
Norton Healthcare
Laura DouglasRetired Vice President Corporate Responsibility & Community
LG&E and KU Energy LLC
Herman Dubose, Jr.Whitney M. Young, Sr. Family
Sharnika Glenn

Human Resources Director

UPS

Dr. Ta’Neka C. LindsayAssistant Professor of Nursing
Bellarmine University
Greg NewbernSenior Vice President Supply Chain Integration
Brown-Forman
Shawn L. Price, M.D.Orthopedic Surgeon & Independent Contractor
Aptiva Healthcare, LLC
Jenny SawyerExecutive Director of Admissions
University of Louisville
Stephanie Hawkins Smith

President

Unistar Purchasing Solutions

Gwendolyn M. YoungRetired General Counsel & Senior Director of Human Resources
Muhammad Ali Center
Gary W. Brown
Emeritus
Retired IBM Executive
John A. Johnson
Emeritus
Retired Attorney
Dr. Samuel Robinson
President Emeritus
Retired
Lincoln Foundation