Lacey McNary, MSW
Chief Executive Officer
McNary and Associates, LLC

Lacey McNary is a senior-level professional with over 15 years of experience in non-profit organizational leadership, fund development, organizational development, constituency building, strategic communication, policy analysis, and advocacy at state and national levels. She joined Kentucky Youth Advocates in 2002 and has served as a child advocacy leader for over 12 years.

Ms. McNary founded McNary and Associates, LLC in November 2014 and currently serves as the principal. Her company provides organizations and foundations with public policy and advocacy expertise. Her experience and areas of focus in public health policy include access to health care, oral health, and obesity. Her social work background includes her AmeriCorps membership and service as a case manager in Colorado’s juvenile justice system.

Ms. McNary received a BS in social work from Ball State University and an MSW from Washington University in St. Louis. She lives in Louisville with her husband and two young children.