The Uspiritus Ambassador Council

Uspiritus Ambassador Council is a group of young professionals who serve as thoughtful leaders, advisers and advocates for Uspiritus, as well as increase awareness of the organization within the larger Louisville community.

In addition, Ambassadors create and implement new events geared towards attracting young professionals to the organizations, including the Second Annual Brains, Brews and Bragging Rights.

If you are interested in joining the Uspiritus Ambassador Council Click Here to download a pdf application.  You can either scan and email the application to Abby Link at, or mail it to: Abby Link, Advancement Department, Uspiritus, 11103 Park Road, Louisville, KY 40223.

Why should I join?

  • Make a positive impact in the lives of children in the Louisville area.
  • Gain valuable professional and leadership experience within a nonprofit and their community.
  • Learn the ins and outs of a nonprofit organization.
  • Network opportunities with Uspiritus volunteers, partners and supporters.
  • Recognition on website and in other Uspiritus publications, as well as opportunity to be recognized as “Ambassador of the Month”.
  • Unique volunteer and engagement activities specific to the council.
  • Opportunity to join a Board of Directors sub-committee

What is expected of me?

  • Serve a two-year renewable term.
  • Attendance and active participation at bi-monthly Ambassador Council meetings (six meetings each year).
  • Participate in engagement and volunteer activities with Uspiritus youth.
  • As an Ambassador Council, plan, host and attend Annual Brains, Brews and Bragging Rights.
  • As an Ambassador Council, plan and host one fundraising event geared toward attracting young professionals.
  • Attendance at the Renew the Spirit Breakfast
  • And one of the following each year:
    • Solicit one table at the Harvest for Hope Farm-to-Table Dinner.
    • Solicit one golf team for the Links of Love Golf Scramble.
    • Create and implement a personal fundraising project.

Thanks again for your interest, commitment and compassion!   Please call Abby Link at 502.753.5531 if you have additional questions.

2017-2018 Ambassador Council


Cameron Noe
International Business Systems Analyst , Papa John’s International 

Kelly Pruitt
Case Manager, Morgan & Morgan

Outreach and Engagement Committee Chair

Jeannie Miller
IT Procurement Analyst, Texas Roadhouse

Alexa Cox
Associate Attorney, Grossman & Moore, PLLC

Events Committee Co-Chairs

Kelly Pruitt
Case Manager, Morgan & Morgan

Stacy Staggs
Trainer, Lloyd & McDaniel, LLC

Staff Liaison

Bethany Barno
HR Manager, Uspiritus

Ambassador Council Members

Glen Bertram
Staff Accountant, Jones, Nale & Mattingly, PLC

Alexandra Bittel
Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Amber Denman
Data Management Analyst, Texas Roadhouse

Tracy Graham
Mortgage Loan Originator, State Farm

Dylan Haddix
Supervisor, UPS Airlines

Gloria Haley
Staff Accountant, Jones, Nale & Mattingly, PLC

Joey Jones
Case Manager, HMR Case Management

Bethany McMillian
Controller, National Environmental Contracting

Jessica Piner
Restaurant Opening IT Leader, YUM! Brands

Kimmel Romero
Graphic Designer, Simon Signs, Inc.

Emory Williamson
Scholarship Coordinator, Community Foundation of Louisville