Wickliffe brings over a decade of political and lobbying experience to the McCarthy Strategic Solutions team. She has been lobbying the Kentucky General Assembly since 2005 and previously served as Chief of Staff to First Lady Glenna Fletcher, Statewide Finance Director for Governor Ernie Fletcher and worked on various political campaigns throughout her career. As a lobbyist, she advocates for various client issues including healthcare, pharmaceuticals, workers’ compensation and crime victims’ rights just to name a few. Wickliffe was appointed Finance Chair for the Republican Party of Kentucky in 2016, serves on the Midway University Board of Trustees and was past Chair of Dress for Success Lexington, a non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of disadvantaged women. She holds a B.A. in Psychology from Transylvania University and a M.B.A. from Midway College. She resides in Lexington.