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Louisville, Ky. – Chris Nation, Vice President of Digital at RunSwitch PR, Kentucky’s largest public relations and public affairs firm, has been selected to participate in the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2023.

Standing alongside 52 other leaders from across the state, Chris will embark on a seven-month program gaining insight on the Commonwealth of Kentucky and its challenges and opportunities.

Leadership Kentucky provides a thought-provoking experience focusing on the qualities of leadership and what it means to be a leader. By visiting different regions of the Commonwealth, the participants develop an enhanced view and a new meaning to the word community that is shown throughout the state.

Past Leadership Kentucky graduates include Scott Jennings, Founding Partner (Class of 2014) and Gary Gerdemann, Founding Partner (Class of 2019), Kaylee Price, Senior Vice President (Class of 2020). Gerdemann currently serves on Leadership Kentucky’s board of directors.

In addition to Leadership Kentucky, RunSwitch boasts several alumnae in Leadership Louisville Center programs, including Focus Louisville, Ignite Louisville, Leadership Louisville and Bingham Fellows.

About Leadership Kentucky

About Leadership Kentucky Leadership Kentucky, created in 1984 as a non-profit educational organization, brings together a diverse group of people who possess a broad variety of leadership abilities, career accomplishments, and volunteer activities to gain insight into complex issues facing the state. By fostering understanding of how the state’s issues are interconnected, and by forging new relationships among community and regional leaders, Leadership Kentucky graduates bring a fresh and informed perspective to their communities and companies, serving as important participants in the unified effort to shape Kentucky’s future. The Leadership Kentucky Foundation offers four unique programs: Leadership Kentucky, ELEVATE Kentucky (for young professionals), BRIGHT Kentucky (for next-generation Eastern Kentucky leaders), and New Executives to Kentucky (for senior-level executives who have lived in the state for less than two years). For more information, please visit or email

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