Board of Directors



Ashley Willis is a native of Lexington and has 4 years in employee benefits expertise, holding a license in Health and Life Insurance.  Ashley joined McGregor & Associates, Inc. in 2016 as a Marketing Assistant. McGregor & Associates, Inc. provides administration, compliance and consulting for 401k, ACA, COBRA, ERISA, Flexible Spending Accounts, FMLA, Health Reimbursement Arrangements, Health Savings Accounts, Premium Only Cafeteria Plans, Retiree/Direct Billing, and Transportation Fringe Benefit Plan services.  She handles all new business from proposals to account implementation.

Vice President

Amanda Nielsen is a native of Indiana, Pennsylvania. She has been working in Marketing and Community/Business Development for 9 years. Amanda joined Park Community Credit Union in 2015 as the Director of Community Development. Park Community Credit Union is a Kentucky credit union, seeking to improve the quality of life for our members, communities, and employees. Amanda specializes in community engagement and working with local businesses to assist their employees with financial literacy and becoming financially successful.

Michelle Deans


Michelle Deans is a native of Lexington and has over 13 years of public accounting experience with concentration on audits of manufacturing, automobile dealerships and employee benefit plans. Her experience in commercial financial statement audits is with small to medium sized non-public entities. Her employee benefit plan experience has included a range of clients from small plans for privately owned companies to large SEC or government plans. She has experience with 401(k), 403(b) and defined benefit plans.



Monica Lykins is a Recordkeeping Consultant with Unified Trust Company, N.A. Monica has been in the financial services industry for nearly 13 years, working in both the Wealth Management and Retirement Plan arenas. Monica’s professional background & experience center on servicing and administering qualified retirement plans, with an emphasis in 401(k) and 403(b) defined contribution plans. She has been with Unified Trust Company, N.A. since 2007.