Ashland woman appointed to UK Board of Trustees
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Gov. Matt Bevin on Thursday appointed Kimberly Scott McCann, of Ashland, to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees.
McCann is a veteran attorney, representing public school districts across the commonwealth as well as many small and large businesses, according to a news release from the governor’s office. She also serves as an executive board member for Shaping Our Appalachian Region Inc. (SOAR) and on the board of directors for King’s Daughters Medical Center. After graduating from Eastern Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree, she earned her law degree from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 1986.
McCann is active in community service endeavors and is a recipient of United Way of Kentucky’s Outstanding Kentucky Volunteer Award. In 2009, she was named Northeast Kentucky’s Legal Services Advocate of the Year.