Connie Blakemore has worked at the University of Kentucky since 1979. She spent the first 10 years as a conference coordinator in the Office for Informational Services and technical liaison at the Institute for Mining and Minerals Research. She joined the Gatton College of Business and Economics in 1989 and presently works as assistant director in the Don and Cathy Jacobs Executive Education Center. Ms. Blakemore coordinates the daily operations and executive education programs offered to the local, statewide, national and international business communities.
Ms. Blakemore graduated from Model Laboratory High School at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky. She received her BBA in Marketing from Eastern Kentucky University.
In 1997, Ms. Blakemore received the Gatton College of Business and Economics Professional Staff Employee of the Year Award. In 2003, she was the first recipient of the Gatton College of Business and Economics Judith Milburn Haywood Staff Award. She also received the University of Kentucky “Make the Difference” Award.
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