Elizabeth Griffith has been the Executive Director of the Wendell H. Ford Government Education Center since June 2016. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in communication arts from Kentucky Wesleyan College and a Master of Public Administration from Western Kentucky University, where she was named the 2016 WKU Potter College for Arts and Letters Outstanding Graduate Student of the MPA Program.
Ms. Griffith is a 2017 Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce 40 Under 40 honoree and is a graduate of the Leadership Owensboro Class of 2019. She is an active member of Impact 100 Owensboro, the Junior League of Owensboro, the Women’s Guild of Owensboro and Chamber Young Professionals. She is a board member of Impact 100 Next Generation, the KET Friends Board, and was appointed by the Governor in 2016 to the board of directors for the Kentucky Arts Council.