Amy Carrington

Amy Carrington
Director, Leadership Development
Commerce Lexington, Inc.

Originally from Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, Amy graduated Magna Cum Laude from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama then completed an Honours Degree at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand studying as a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar.  Upon returning to Kentucky, she joined the staff of Georgetown College.  While working full-time there, she completed her Master’s degree in Community and Leadership Development at the University of Kentucky.


Amy graduated from Leadership Lexington in 2011 and joined the Commerce Lexington, Inc. staff overseeing its leadership programming later that year.  In her role, Amy seeks to provide leadership programming that includes education, awareness, networking and community service.  Commerce Lexington, Inc.’s various leadership development programs are exceptional ways for participants to learn about Lexington and the Bluegrass Region while furthering their participation in making our area a great place to live!

Amy was named one of Lexington Young Professionals Association’s Rising Star Award Winners in 2013.  She completed the Leadership Kentucky program in December 2016.