Faculty Biographies

Elaine Kelly

Elaine Kelly Title: Associate Professor of Accounting
Email: elaine.kelly@oc.edu
Hometown: Edmond, OK
Degree: East Central University - B.S. Accounting; University of Central Oklahoma - M.B.A.

Elaine D. Kelly is a Certified Public Accountant, and she is interested in promoting strong ethical standards in business. She works at OC because she enjoys the Christian atmosphere and fellowship. Kelly was the Gaylord Chair from 1999-2000, she is presently the J.J. Millican Chair in Accounting, and she has received the Merrick Award for teaching excellence. Kelly is a sponsor for the Accounting Club, and is the scholarship coordinator for the School of Business. She enjoys volunteering at the Special Olympics, and at the Edmond Library. She is married to Dennis, and has three children: Denise, Allison, and Kelsey. Her favorite memory of OC was watching her daughter Allison graduate. Kelly attends Memorial Road Church of Christ where she is a Bible class teacher, a member of the HIM mission committee, and she is involved in the finance ministry.