Patrick Armstrong

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Louisville Ky’s Derby Museum announces Jane Driskell as new Chief Financial Officer

Former State Budget Director and Louisville Metro Government CFO to step into role in late March   LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 3, 2016) – Kentucky Derby Museum is pleased to announce Jane Driskell as its next Chief Financial Officer. Driskell brings 30 years of experience in the public sector to the position, most recently as State Budget Director for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. She also served as Deputy Mayor and CFO for the former City of Louisville. Following the merger between Louisville’s city and county governments in 2003, Driskell was Chief Financial Officer of Louisville Metro Government.   “After a two…

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Louisville Ky’s museum outreach mission achieved

Kentucky Derby Museum completes mission to bring equine and Derby education to students in each of the 120 Kentucky counties Education Outreach Program celebrates completion of 15 year goal at Carroll County Middle School LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Since 2000, Kentucky Derby Museum’s Education Outreach Program has been on a mission to bring lessons in math, science, economics and history to students in each of Kentucky’s 120 counties, using the Kentucky Derby and the Thoroughbred racing industry as a fun hook. The Museum’s educators have made 933 school visits to 426 different schools across Kentucky. Overall, the Museum estimates the education…