Peggy has been an active member of the 1st District as well as the 6th District. She was member of the Benton Woman’s Club from 1988 to 1996 where she held numerous positions including President. After moving to Lexington she joined the Suburban Woman’s Club, holding all elected positions in her club, and chairman of most departments. She received the Outstanding Club Woman of the year Award from her club in 1999 and in 2003 received the Betty Reilly Award. Peggy has served her district as Governor and Vice Governor, as well as the Regional Registration Chairman and Regional Convention Chairman. Peggy has served Kentucky as Chairman, as well as Treasurer 2004 – 2006, 2nd Vice President 2006-2008, 1st Vice President 2008-2010, and President Elect 2010-2012.
Peggy has had a very fulfilling career in the insurance industry, which she started in 1976. After having her son, Dustin, in 1981 she joined Peel & Holland Insurance for a 15 year career with this organization.
In 1996 Peggy and her husband Joe moved to Lexington and purchased Bush and Boggs Insurance, now known as Kentucky Insurance Group, one of the largest privately owned agencies in Kentucky. She was the IT / Operations Manager until April of 2011 when she retired.
After only a few short months Peggy took the position with KY Pink Connection as the Western KY Director for this Lexington based non-profit. In December 2012 she was offered a part-time position with Cambridge Insurance as their Marketing Manager.
Peggy is a member of the Blue Grass Association of Insurance Women, serving this organization as a Treasurer and a board member. Peggy has received several special honors from her fellow club members over the years –Outstanding Club Woman of the Year in 2009, W.E. Kingsley Award for Education in 2009, Communicate with Confidence, speak off winner in her club / State of Kentucky / Region IV / and competed on the National Level in 2009 & 2010.
Peggy is very active with her church, Broadway Christian in Lexington and is currently serving as co-chair for the Woman’s Ministry Department, and is very active in her Woman’s Circle group who serve at God’s Pantry once per month. She and Joe are involved in a Small group that meets once per week. Peggy works alongside her husband who is currently serving as Chairman of their Elders.