Member Profile

Holly Clark

African-American Trust for Historic Preservation
2333 Alexandria Drive
Lexington, KY 40504
Office #: 859-303-2376

About Me

Holly serves as Director of Administration for the African-American Trust for Historic Preservation,, which serves to safeguard the architectural and cultural treasures bequeathed by the forebearers.  In her spare time, she advises job candidates, providing writing/editing services, marketing plans, social media coaching  and image advice.  Previously, she oversaw Kentucky State Univ. Auxiliary Services.  In 2018, she was honored as one of the Top 25 Women in Higher Education by Diverse:  Issues in Higher Education.  

At the University of Kentucky as Director of Membership Sales & Marketing for UK Clubs, she worked with corporations, alumni, and employees, enhancing the profile of the clubs and also heading PR efforts and student intern development. 

Prior to that, Holly promoted shared governance, managing the day-to-day operations of the official representative body for staff at UK, which included managing all financial accounts and community outreach, serving on the University Strategic Planning Community Engagement Subcommittee.  In the Staff Senate under the Office of the President, she worked with all constituencies across the campus to facilitate communication and collaboration, serving with staff governing leaders across the state and heading special events and projects. 

A fourth-generation collegian, Holly is an alumna of Spelman College, the top-ranked HBCU, where she majored in English and sang in the Glee Club.  She later joined the U.S. Army as a Legal Specialist at Ft. Bliss, Texas, and then earned a B.S. degree in Business Management & Ethics with high honors from Asbury University.  She also has extensive experience in retail/direct sales and customer relations ,with major companies, including Macy’s, Westin and Melaleuca. 

A graduate of the College Business Management Institute, Holly headed major university event[programs at UK, including the Outstanding Staff Awards and employee fundraising for DanceBlue.  In the community, Holly is actively involved in church and philanthropic fundraising.   

Contact me


  • 2333 Alexandria Drive
    Lexington, KY 40504
  • 859-303-2376