From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

James, Cheryl E.

James is the first African American president of the Junior League of Lexington (elected in September 2004). An attorney who works for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, she is a long-time member of the Junior League. For more see J. Hewlett, "A fresh face for the Junior League, lawyer is the first black woman to head Lexington organization," Lexington Herald-Leader, 03/02/05.


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NKAA Source: Lexington herald-leader (newspaper)

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“James, Cheryl E.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed October 29, 2020,

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