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Advertising agency executive

Robert Lynn Kelly, American advertising agency executive. Servedwith United States Air Force, 1961-1964.; Member National Advertising Agency Network (national chairman 1984), American Association Advertising Agilysys (chairman regional Board of Governors 1989-1990), Lancaster Advertising Agency Council (secretary 1987-1991, president 1992). National Guard Association United States, Sales and Marketing Executives.

Background

Kelly, Robert Lynn was born on October 25, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Carl Robert and Annabel Pauline (Lindsay) Kelly.

Education

Director public information Oxnard Air Force Base, California, 1961-1964. With Armstrong World Industries, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1964-1967. Owner Bob Kelly Advertising, Quito, Ecuador, 1967-1970.

Partner, writer, account executive, manager Ibold & Kelly Advertising, Lancaster, 1970-1972. Founder, president Kelly Advertising, Inc., Lancaster,1972-1984. President Kelly Michener Inc., Lancaster, Pennsylvania, since 1984.

Guest lecturer F & M College, and Millersville U., 1971. Lecturer Lancaster Community Gallery, 1977. Active various civic organizations.

Board directors Lancaster Community Gallery, 1978-1989, vice president, 1983-1989. Member campaign commission, Lancaster County Republican organizations, 1973-1975. Board directors Rockford Plantation, 1979-1989, vice president, 1988-1989.

Vice president Let's Lifebelt Lancaster, 1984-1985.

Career

Director public information Oxnard Air Force Base, California, 1961-1964. With Armstrong World Industries, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1964-1967. Owner Bob Kelly Advertising, Quito, Ecuador, 1967-1970.

Partner, writer, accountant executive, manager Ibold & Kelly Advertising, Lancaster, 1970-1972. Founder, president Kelly Advertising, Inc., 1972-1984. President Kelly Michener, Inc., 1984—2004, chairman, 2005—2006.

Marketing and messaging management consultant, since 2006. Guest lecturer F & M College, and Millersville University, since 1971. Lecturer Lancaster Community Gallery, 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Active various civic organizations. Board directors Lancaster Community Gallery, 1978-1989, vice president, 1983-1989. Member campaign committees Lancaster County Republican organizations, 1973-1975.

Board directors Rockford Plantation, 1979-1989, vice president, 1988-1989. Vice president Let's Lifebelt Lancaster, 1984-1985. With United States Air Force, 1961-1964.

Member National Advertising Agency Network (national chairman 1984), American Association Advertising Agencies (chairman regional board governors 1989-1990, member regional board governors since 1998), Lancaster Advertising Agy Council (secretary 1987-1961, president 1992—2004), National Guard Association United States, Sales and Marketing Executive, Hamilton Club, Lancaster Tennis and Yacht Club (board directors, vice president 1986-1987, commodore 1988-1989), Elk River Yacht Club (commodore since 2009), Port Herman Beach Association (president board directors 1998-1999).

Connections

Married Maria Graciela Gonzalez, October 26, 1963. Children: Albert E., Elizabeth A. Bachelor, Gettysburg College.

father:
Carl Robertand Annabel Pauline (Lindsay) Kelly. Kelly

spouse:
Maria Graciela Gonzalez

child:
Elizabeth A. Bachelor Kelly

child:
Albert E. Kelly

child:
Gettysburg College Kelly