Party affiliation: Republican
John George Lee Kelly, American veterans organization executive. Recipient Vigil Honor, 1973, Order of Arrow, Boy Scouts American. Served with United States Air Force, 1958-1962.; Member American Law Enforcement Officers Association, National Lodge Fraternal Order of Police.; Member DAV (life), American Veterans of World War II, Korea, Vietnam.; Lodges: Rosicrucian Order, Moose, Knights of Columbus.
A.A. in Business Management, Columbus Technology Institute, 1982. Notary public, Texas, Ohio. Truck driver Ohio State University, Columbus, 1962-1963.
Taxicab driver, Columbus, 1963-1968. Factory laborer Westinghouse, Columbus, 1963-1964. Letter carrier, mail handler United States Postal Service, Columbus, 1964-1975.
Executive secretary 12th District Council American Legion, Columbus, since 1976. Organizer Veterans Day Parade, 1976-1983.
Denomination: Roman Catholic