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Mary Kelly- Ph.D, CPAE, CSP, CVP

International Award-winning Leadership, Economics, Healthcare, and Business Growth Keynote Speaker, Best-selling Author, and US Navy-Retired Commander

Fee Range: $17, 500- $20,000
Denver, Colorado
Dallas, Texas

Business, Leadership, Healthcare, Economics, Finance, Business Growth, Sales, Entrepreneurship

Mary Kelly is an Internationally known Economist and Award-winning Leadership Expert and Keynote Speaker, Best-selling Author, US Naval Academy Graduate, and a US Navy Ret. Commander! 

As a high-energy keynote speaker, whether Onstage or Virtual, Mary is focused on using research, laughter, and experience to show professionals how to excel. Mary's relatable, no-nonsense approach inspires audiences to embrace their roles, surpass their goals, and plan for the future. 

From her days as a naval intelligence officer to her role as ranked 16th in the World’s Most Influential Economists; Commander/Doctor/Professor Mary Kelly has carved out an unforgettable career in leadership; serving as a former US Navy Commander, Chief of Police, Professor, Realtor and HR Director. 

Mary has spent over 25 years teaching and training more than 40,000 military and civilian personnel. She is now on a mission to spread her message of success with audiences worldwide, sharing with them the secrets to being a true leader in today's workplace.

“You ROCKED it today and we cannot wait to work with you again!” 
                        ~Jan 25, 2022 by Emily Horn, California Association For REALTORS®

The author of 15 Best-selling books on business growth, leadership, and today's economy, including "The Five Minute Leadership Guide," "Who Comes Next?", "Why Leaders Fail", Mary is quoted in hundreds of articles for Money Magazine, Entrepreneur, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and many business journals. She is a frequent guest on many major podcasts. 

Mary Kelly's Most Requested Keynote Experiences include:

  • 6-5-7: The 6 Stages of Any Crisis, Challenge, or Change

  • 5 Steps to P.I.V.O.T. for Success

  • 7 Leadership Reminders To Lead Through It

She has worked with hundreds of organizations and companies across the globe including: National Association of Realtors, National Association of Residential Property Managers, Florida Realtors, ReMax, Century 21, US Naval Academy, NGA, Kentucky Chamber, Air Force Academy, SMU, IWPA, AMC Institute, PEI, Texas Payroll Association, Health One, CEH, LPL Financial, SHRM, MGMA, AAMSE, CEMA, and Guilford Merchants Association.  

As an Award-winning Speaker and Author, Mary has been named: 

  • Top Keynote Speaker of 2020” by Top Sales World
  • Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) Speaker Hall of Fame by the National Speakers Association
  • Certified Speaking Professional (CSP)
  • Certified Virtual Presenter
  • Navy League Leadership Award
  • US Air Force Academy Outstanding Educator
  • US Air Force Academy Instructor of the Year
  • 5th Most Influential Media Person in Colorado
  • Veteran Business Owner of the Year Nomination
  • 16th World’s Most Influential Economist

Smart, funny, and high-energy, Mary's audiences request her back again and again. She provides actionable takeaways that motivate, inspire, and engage. From the Top Executive level throughout the organization, Mary is a hit! Call 888-766-3155 Today to reserve your event on her calendar now! 
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