Lee Lingo, Executive Director of the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers, has two decades of experience in non-profit management, sales, and marketing. He has successfully worked with stakeholders at the local, state, and national level to strengthen economic opportunities. He is a graduate of Murray State University, the US Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for Organizational Management, Leadership Hopkins County, and is a World Trade Center Kentucky Certified International Commerce Specialist. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives and Madisonville-Hopkins County Economic Development Corporation; is a member of the American Chamber of Commerce Executives, the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, Chamber Leadership Initiatives for Northwestern Kentucky; and serves on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Infrastructure, Transportation, and Logistics and International Policy committees. Lee has been a strong national advocate for the completion of Interstate 69, and is a member of the I-69 Industrial Alliance.