Strategic Mastery & People Development
Dr. Melinda Kelly shines as a strategic-systems thinker, whose significant contributions span leadership transition, executive coaching, and curriculum design. Beyond these, she’s leveraged her expertise in strategic planning, fostering organizational transformation. Adept at cultivating human talent, Melinda also excels in building consultative and collaborative bonds across academic, business, and industrial landscapes.
An Innovator at Heart
Creativity, conceptual thought, and critical analysis define Melinda’s approach. Not only is she goal-driven, but she also seamlessly juggles multiple priorities. Many accolades come her way, especially for fostering collaborative communities, amplifying improvements, and forging impactful partnerships. By emphasizing research-driven strategies, she continuously pioneers reform in designing plans that span individuals, programs, and institutions. Her mission is to bolster positive growth and enhancement strategies for a varied clientele.
Education & Professional Associations
Melinda’s academic achievements are commendable. She is a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) and holds degrees from prestigious institutions such as South Carolina State University and Webster University. Furthermore, she’s worked alongside esteemed organizations like NASA’s SEMAA and held roles in academic committees, including the Ohio Department of Education Perkins Committee. As an adjunct instructor, she’s imparted wisdom at universities like Ashland, Cincinnati, and Indiana Wesleyan.
Licensures & Memberships
Licensed across Ohio and South Carolina, her qualifications encompass roles from superintendent to school counselor. Active in the educational community, Melinda is affiliated with the Independent Educational Consultants Association, American Educational Research Association, and more. Notably, she led as the president of the Rotary Club of Cincinnati for 2021-2022.
Beyond The Academia
When not immersed in her professional realm, Melinda cherishes photography, creative writing, and travel. Additionally, she’s passionate about researching geriatrics and generously serving others.