Executive Leadership


Nancy Grayson


Nancy Grayson is President of the Horizon Community Funds of Northern Kentucky, where Northern Kentuckians make a lasting difference in their own local community. As President, Nancy is responsible for implementing the vision and strategic direction of Horizon Community Funds as set by the Council of Trustees, working collaboratively with other community leaders to serve the Community's needs and hopes.

Nancy previously served as the Director of Strategic Initiatives at the Northern Kentucky Education Council, where she guided strategies related to established regional education goals. At the Council, she was known as a catalyst for successful collaboration among over 300 education, business and community members.

A recognized leader, Nancy has served on numerous boards of organizations dedicated to improving education, promoting healthy family relationships and preserving the natural resources and history of Kentucky. She currently serves on the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence Board of Governors, Kentucky Historical Society Governing Board, Metropolitan Club Board of Governors and United Way Northern Kentucky Action Council. Nancy previously served on the governing boards of the Boone County Public Library, Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission, Family Nurturing Center, Northern Kentucky Montessori Center and Trinity Episcopal Church.

Nancy received the Northern Kentucky Champion for Education Award in 2011 and is an alumna of Leadership Northern Kentucky. She graduated summa cum laude in Political Science from the University of Kentucky and received her Juris Doctor from the University of Cincinnati College of Law.

She currently resides in Boone County with her husband, Trey, and their two daughters, Alex and Kate.