Laurel Benson Hostetter joined the University of Kentucky College of Law in 2018 as a Philanthropy Officer. In this role she is responsible for working alongside donors and friends of the law school to encourage supporters to make leadership annual gifts, as well as serving as the College of Law liaison to the UK Law Alumni Association. Hostetter is also tasked with fostering the relationship between scholarship recipients, donors, and the College.
Hostetter graduated from the UK College of Law in 2012. During her time as a student she served as Executive Editor of the Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture, and Natural Resources Law, and was a member of the Women’s Law Caucus and the Honor Council.
Before joining the College of Law, Hostetter worked in philanthropy at the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Sciences and at the University of Georgia.