Formed in 2008, Local First Lexington is a non-profit business alliance of locally owned and independently operated Lexington businesses, our goal is to help keep Lexington an interesting, unique, and economically stable place to live and work.

Local First Lexington engages Lexingtonians in educational opportunities and “Buy Local” activities designed to instill an understanding of the impact and benefits buying local.

We also work to create the strongest network possible so local businesses can learn from one another, build their networks, and grow.

Members of Local First Lexington’s Board of Directors include (from L to R): Jennifer Miller, Katie Moore, Dan Wu, Calvin Penn, Brandon Judd, Meghan Carroll, Savannah Blank, Charla Hamilton, Megan VanDyke Griffith, and Lauralee Estill. Not pictured: Joshua Saxton and Jacob Sizemore.