Carrie Trapp has served as the Director of Development for both The Lexington School and the College of Human Environmental Sciences at the University of Kentucky. She has actively led many successful annual funds, capital campaigns and special event activities. Under her leadership, The Lexington School's auction and annual fund contributed $500,000 yearly to the operating budget and over $5.5 million was raised during the quiet phase of a building campaign. Furthermore, Carrie graduated with a B.A. in Communications from the University of Kentucky. She concentrated her efforts in television journalism. From these experiences, she has developed comprehensive management skills to advance her philanthropic talents in the areas of start-up development offices, board/committee relations, strategic planning, websites and database administration.
Active with CASE-Kentucky, Carrie has presented on advancement operations, co-chaired the Independent School sector and has worked with various accreditation teams for the National Association of Independent Schools. Carrie joined Global Advancement in 2003.