“Congratulations” to Stacy Ridgway, Kentucky Performing Arts' Manager of
Accessibility Services! Stacy has received a Core Value Award from the
Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet.
In photo above from left-to-right:
- Regina Stivers, Deputy Secretary, KY Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet
- Kim Baker, President & CEO, Kentucky Performing Arts
- Chris Kaelin, Sr. Director of Operations, Kentucky Performing Arts
- Stacy Ridgway, Manager of Accessibility Services, Kentucky Performing Arts
- Don Parkinson, Secretary, KY Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet
Kentucky Performing Arts is an agency of the
Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet. This Cabinet is made up of a
variety of organizations that range from cultural institutions like Kentucky Performing Arts, to the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center, to the
State Parks. There are thousands of employees within the organizations
that make up the Tourism Arts and Heritage Cabinet. The Cabinet has its
own core values and seeks nominations from the agencies within the
cabinet for employees that exemplify these values.
Stacy exemplifies each of the cabinet’s core values: Spirit of
Innovation, Outstanding Customer Service, Servant Leadership, and
Sustained Excellence. Her passion is undeniable.
In her work at Kentucky Performing Arts, Stacy embraces a Spirit of Innovation, always striving to embrace new programs like beacon technology at the Kentucky Center. She displays Outstanding Customer Service,
working with patrons, organizations, and artists to ensure access to
break down barriers to experiencing the arts. Stacy uses Servant Leadership
to inspire the Access volunteers to provide exceptional services to our
patrons with access needs, as well as their guests. Stacy shows her
commitment to Sustained Excellence by not only keeping
our Access Services running smoothly but also seeking new and better
technology and improvements all the time! These are just a few examples
of the great work Stacy does for KPA, while also being
recognized as a national leader in arts access.