Delaine Thiel is from Lexington, and graduate of the University of Kentucky.

She started her career in the newspaper industry, and worked for both the Herald-Leader and Cincinnati Enquirer in advertising sales.  She and her husband lived in Memphis, TN. before moving back to Lexington in 2003 to be closer to family. 


Delaine worked in financial development and sponsorship sales before becoming the Director of Development for Lexington Catholic in 2010. She has served on a number of non-profit boards, and has great affinity for the mission of service and the YMCA of Central Kentucky. 


The Thiel's have three daughters Baigin‘16, Anna’19, and Ella ’25.  Their family loves music, travel, and sporting events.