BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEMBERS

Rachel Watts Webb

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Address: 983 Morning Glory Lane, Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065

Phone: (502) 321-4494

Email Address: webbrachel@yahoo.com

Length of Service on the Board: July 2018-present

Term Expires: June 2024

Offices/Positions Held on the Board: Alumni Member

Rachel Watts Webb received a Bachelor of Arts in integrated strategic communication from UK in 2005. Before graduating, she served two terms as Student Body president and two years on the UK Board of Trustees. She received the 2005 College of Communication and Information Dean’s Award.

After graduation, she became UK Government Relations coordinator, working with the State Legislature in Frankfort, as well as organizing grassroots alumni advocacy efforts throughout the Commonwealth. Webb has served eight years on the UK Alumni Association Board of Directors. She was also a founding member of the UK Young Alumni Council. In 2014, she received the Joseph T. Burch Young Alumni Award.

Her husband Lee Webb (’98 BE) received the same award in 2010, making them the first couple to share the honor.

In addition to running a commercial real estate company, Alton Webb & Associates, they are raising three children: Walker, Warren and Wells.

Updated August 15, 2018 by Web Administrator