Allison T. Willoughby, Treasurer

Allison Willoughby, Treasurer

General Manager, Brandenburg Telephone and Telecom Company

Hometown: Irvington, KY

Education: University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY).

Community Support: Allison serves as Director and Secretary of First Breckinridge Bancshares; Director and Executive Vice President of First State Bank; Chairwoman and Vice President of West Point Bank; Director and President of Meade Bancorp; and Director at River City Bank, Bank of Clarkson, Meade County Bank, Bedford Bank, American Bank and Trust, and Bank of Lexington. She also serves on the Knox Regional Development Alliance Board, the Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Foundation Board and on the Meade County Chamber of Commerce Board.

Occupation: President and General Manager of Brandenburg Telephone Company, Brandenburg Telecom, LLC and Brandenburg Communications.

Family: Allison and her husband Dennis “Dray” Willoughby have two children and six grandchildren.

Why is it important for you to serve as Treasurer on the Baptist Health Foundation Hardin Board? Having Baptist Health Hardin  in our community is imperative for so many reasons. It not only provides quality healthcare in the region but also serves as one of the largest employers. Because of the quality-of-life Baptist Health Hardin provides, I want to help in any way I can.

Why is supporting community organizations and initiatives important for you? I am so fortunate to live in this area and I want to do anything I can to maintain the quality of the area and enhance it if possible.

What does gratitude mean to you and what are you grateful for? Gratitude to me means being appreciative of all the many blessings we have been given. I feel so grateful to live and raise a family in this community. This is such a special area.