Fayette County

Fayette Alliance director leaves to take job at UK Healthcare

Staff Report

Knox van Nagell, the long-time executive director of the Fayette Alliance, is leaving the nonprofit to take a position with University of Kentucky Healthcare, the Fayette Alliance announced Friday.

Van Nagell, who has spent nearly a decade as the director of the Fayette Alliance, has been named senior director of development at UK Healthcare. She will begin at UK in January but will continue to serve on the Fayette Alliance Board of Directors, according a written release. A search for her replacement is underway.

The Fayette Alliance, which was founded in 2006, is dedicated to the preservation of farm and rural land and promotes sustainable growth initiatives.