Masonic Hires Short as Vice President of Fraternal Relations

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Masonic Hires Short as Vice President of Fraternal Relations

LOUISVILLE, KY (March 15, 2023) – Masonic Homes Kentucky recently hired Travis Short as the new vice president of fraternal relations. Travis will be responsible for volunteer recruitment, donor cultivation, and serve as liaison to Masonic lodges and affiliated Masonic bodies, on behalf of Masonic.

Travis joins the Mission Advancement Department working with Rick Reeve, senior vice president of Development and Fraternal Relations. He will oversee the Ambassador program working with State Ambassador Ray Wolford, help coordinate Great Day of Service, and manage fundraising efforts for Badge of a Mason and Friends of Masonic campaigns.

Travis is a Master Mason (183/437/566), a 32° Scottish Rite Mason at the Valley of Lexington, the Knight Warden of the Knights of St. Andrews and a member of Oleika Shrine Temple. His charitable work includes RiteCare Foundation and Shriners Children’s Hospital.

Prior to joining Masonic, Travis was a facilities maintenance tech with the University of Kentucky providing maintenance support to UK Medical Center. He was also a part of UK’s staff Senate and a member of the Healthcare Administration Committee.

About Masonic Homes Kentucky
Founded in 1867, Masonic Homes Kentucky’s aging care services include independent living, assisted living, personal care, rehabilitation therapies, memory care, skilled nursing care, home care, dialysis, medical clinic and child development. Its campuses are located in Louisville, Shelbyville and Northern Kentucky. For more information, visit

March 31, 2023