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Executive Leadership

Doug Shipley
President, Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots
Senior Vice President, Churchill Downs Incorporated

Doug Shipley was named president of Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots and senior vice president of Churchill Downs Incorporated in January 2017. He brought with him more than 30 years of leadership experience with companies like Grand Casinos, Delaware North, Ameristar, Isle of Capri and Caesars Entertainment in markets including: Minnesota, Nevada, California, New York, Florida, Missouri, Mississippi, and Maryland where he most recently served as the General Manager of Maryland Live! for the Cordish Companies.

Jason Boulet
Senior Director of Racing, Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots

Racing Secretary, Jason Boulet, was named Sr. Director of Racing at Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots in 2015. Jason oversees all things related to the Racing Office, Racing Surfaces, Backstretch/Stall Operations, and Horsemen Relations.