Mary R. Nixon

 Length of Service:  February 28, 2018 - present

Term Expires:  January 13, 2024

Mary R. Nixon is a life-long Kentuckian, born and raised in Lexington. Following graduation from Western Kentucky University, Mrs. Nixon moved to Louisville where she has lived and worked ever since. She is committed to public service and passionate about higher education, having served on the Western Kentucky University’s Board of Advisors, endowed an Accounting Professorship at her alma mater, and having volunteered her time on various local educational projects.

Mrs. Nixon believes that the University of Louisville is a vital asset to the Louisville community and is excited at the prospect of it becoming a premier, nationally recognized metropolitan research university.

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