Speaker: Brian Kelly
Affiliation: Lane Community College
Title: Vice President of College Services
About Brian Kelly:
Brian Kelly is the Vice President of College Services at Lane Community College located in Eugene, Oregon. He is the lead administrator for the Strategic Direction of Sustainability and manages the day-to-day operations of the newly formed Institute of Sustainable Practices that includes the Campus Learning Garden, Sustainability Team, and the Sustainability Coordinator, Energy Management and Water Conservation instructional programs. Brian was part of a team that authored Lane Community College’s Climate Action Plan. He has served as part of the Technical Advisory Committee for the City of Eugene’s Sustainable Business Initiative and was active in Lane County Food Distribution plan as part of the Oregon Solutions initiative. He is currently serving on Governor Kate Brown’s Campus Safety Work Group. In April of this year, Kelly was selected into the inaugural class of the Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence, a rigorous, ten-month executive leadership program for aspiring community college presidents le by the Aspen Institute and Stanford Educational Leadership Initiative.
Track: Pioneering Practices
Topic: Public Private Partnerships for Sustainability