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Stephen Jay Kelman, American chiropractor. Named Honorary, Kentucky Colonel; recipient Service award, B'nai Jacob Synagogue, 1980, Merit award, B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, 1981.


Kelman, Stephen Jay was born on February 11, 1944 in Louisville. Son of Ben and Billie Ethel (Hark) Kelman.


Associate of Arts, University Louisville, 1968. Doctor of Chiropractic magna cum laude, Palmer College Chiropractic, 1971.


Director Chiropractic Arts Center,, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1971—1972. Owner Kelman Chiropractic Center, from 1972. Guest examiner Indiana State Board Chiropractic Examiners, 1985.

Member faculty, lecturer practice consultant Foundation Advancement Chiropractic Education, from 1986. Board directors Allen County chapter American Cancer Society, 1976—1979. Representative Fort Wayne Jewish Federation, 1975—1979, 1980—1981, from 1987.

Chairman leadership development committee, from 1987. Board directors North-East Subarea advisory council Northern Indiana Health Systems Agency, 1977—1982, B'nai Jacob Synagogue, 1973—1976, 1978—1979, 1980—1982, from 1984. President Men's Club, 1978—1979, vice president, from 1989.

Advisor B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, 1972—1979. Served United States Army, 1964-1966.


Member of Palmer College Alumni Association Indiana (president 1984-1987), Allen County Chiropractic Society 1973-1975, Inc., Indiana State Chiropractic Association (board directors 1973-1981, Second vice president 1977-1978, 1st vice president 1978-1979, president 1979-1980, secretary 1982-1983, chairman council insurance 1981-1984, peer review chairman 1981-1986, legal committee chairman since 1983, Service award 1974, 1975, 1981, Chiropractor Year award 1982), Kentucky Chiropractic Society, Kentucky Association Chiropractors, American Chiropractic Association (alternate state delegate 1977-1983), B'nai B'rith, Pi Tau Delta, Delta Delta Pi.


Married Delores Sue Callaway, February 11, 1968. Children: Jason David, Rachel Leah.