MARY KELLY, PhD, CSP CPAE

CDR, US Navy (Ret.)

Hall of Fame Speaker, internationally known economist and leadership expert, specializing in productivity, communication, and business profit growth.

TRAVELS FROM:
Colorado/Texas
SPEAKER FEE:
$10,001 – $15,000

Speaker fee falls within this range. For exact fee, please contact us.

"It was the first event, ever, that came back with an ‘outstanding’ review on the speaker from every single person who filled out a survey. I can’t say enough about Mary Kelly and the way she can speak to a huge audience of businesses with diverse backgrounds and still seem like she is speaking specifically to each person in the room! Not only would I recommend her, I would give you a 100% guarantee that you will love any presentation she gives! Mary Kelly is one-of-a-kind!"

 

Owner and CEO
Core Connections, LLC

"Mary’s professional, down to earth and humorous demeanor created a relaxed but educational atmosphere for the audience to listen and learn. Mary Kelly makes work important and fun. Entertaining, funny, and energetic!"

 

Vice President
Colorado Springs Black Chamber of Commerce

"When I first heard Mary speak, I knew five minutes into her keynote that our attendees were hooked. Leaning forward in their seats, eyes focused, and smiling, they were surprised and delighted by her presentation and couldn’t get enough of her. Mary fits into my favorite category of speaker – she’s both educational and entertaining. She delivers relevant and practical information with an engaging and humorous style. And a bonus for meeting planners, Mary does her homework, always knows her audience, and is a dream to work with."

 

Communications Director
Texas Municipal League

ABOUT MARY KELLY

From her days as a naval intelligence officer to her role as one of today’s most influential economists, Commander/Dr. Mary C. Kelly has carved out an unforgettable career in leadership.

Former 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. Mary 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.

A high-energy keynote speaker, 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.

Mary is the author of 13 books on business growth, leadership, and today’s economy. She is a speaker, coach and trainer who has worked with hundreds of organizations and companies across the globe.

MARY KELLY PROGRAMS & TOPICS

Who Comes Next? Leadership Succession Planning Made Easy

75 million baby boomers are reaching retirement age in the next several years. Whether you are one of them or one of the many leaders who will be navigating the changes, it is imperative that you have a plan. Join economist and leadership expert, Dr. Mary Kelly, as she explains how the right succession plan will attract top talent, develop leadership skills and guarantee success for the next decade and beyond. Get out of panic mode and into a culture of continuous leadership development.

Why Leaders Fail and the 7 Prescriptions for Success

Forget the last leadership program you sat through. In Dr. Mary Kelly’s most popular keynote, the audience dives directly into everyday mistakes that cost supervisors, managers, and CEOs time, money, and even their reputations. These are the new rules – the seven critical areas for success that are crucial for every leader to embrace.

Futurenomics: The Economic Snapshot You Need to See Today

Changes in interest rates, imports, investments, housing trends, trade, and tariffs… do today’s news headlines have your stomach in knots? What do the changes in the current economy mean for your business? What do they mean for your own career? Heck, what do they mean for your family?
Join Dr. Mary Kelly, one of the world’s most valued economists, as she exposes the true meaning of the current economic structure and what that means for your organization’s future.

Master Your World: Today's Game Plan for Maximum Profits, Peak Productivity and Top Communication

We hear the word leadership a lot around the office. But, do we understand what it means to be a leader – regardless of our job title or our place on the ladder? Leadership isn’t just a plan for the supervisors and CEOs. It’s a set of principles that affects every employee, every team member, and every consumer – it differentiates the ordinary from the amazing. Would you like to know if your employees are searching for their next job or if your boss has your back at the board meeting? Mary has some surprising insights into these questions.

A.R.M.E.D.

You’ve seen the statistics… More than 45% of today’s workforce are millennials. Ten thousand boomers are retiring each day. There are six million vacant job opportunities in the US. Companies are on a race to secure the right talent that will ensure their business survives the shifting workforce. Team leaders are navigating the new ways of the workplace… remote work, less direct communication, employee loneliness, and dissatisfaction. It’s a brave new world and you’ve got to be A.R.M.E.D. In one of Mary’s most popular keynotes, you’ll learn to:

  • Attract the right customers and people to your organization
  • Recruit/Retain the right talent to serve customers and create experiences
  • Mentor/Manage current and emerging leaders to full potential
  • Evolve forward-thinking leadership as the corporate culture
  • Develop teams and talent for future success

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MARY KELLY BOOKS

MARY KELLY, PhD, CSP, CPAE

CDR, US Navy (Ret.)

Hall of Fame Speaker  and internationally known economist and leadership expert, specializing in productivity, communication, and business profit growth.

TRAVELS FROM:
Colorado/Texas
SPEAKER FEE:
$10,001 – $15,000

Speaker fee falls within this range. For exact fee, please contact us.

ABOUT MARY KELLY

MARY KELLY PROGRAMS & TOPICS

WHO COMES NEXT? LEADERSHIP SUCCESSION PLANNING MADE EASY
75 million baby boomers are reaching retirement age in the next several years. Whether you are one of them or one of the many leaders who will be navigating the changes, it is imperative that you have a plan. Join economist and leadership expert, Dr. Mary Kelly, as she explains how the right succession plan will attract top talent, develop leadership skills and guarantee success for the next decade and beyond. Get out of panic mode and into a culture of continuous leadership development.
WHY LEADERS FAIL AND THE 7 PRESCRIPTIONS FOR SUCCESS
Forget the last leadership program you sat through. In Dr. Mary Kelly’s most popular keynote, the audience dives directly into everyday mistakes that cost supervisors, managers, and CEOs time, money, and even their reputations. These are the new rules – the seven critical areas for success that are crucial for every leader to embrace.
FUTURENOMICS: THE ECONOMIC SNAPSHOT YOU NEED TO SEE TODAY
Changes in interest rates, imports, investments, housing trends, trade, and tariffs… do today’s news headlines have your stomach in knots? What do the changes in the current economy mean for your business? What do they mean for your own career? Heck, what do they mean for your family? Join Dr. Mary Kelly, one of the world’s most valued economists, as she exposes the true meaning of the current economic structure and what that means for your organization’s future.
MASTER YOUR WORLD: TODAY'S GAME PLAN FOR MAXIMUM PROFITS, PEAK PRODUCTIVITY AND TOP COMMUNICATION
We hear the word leadership a lot around the office. But, do we understand what it means to be a leader – regardless of our job title or our place on the ladder? Leadership isn’t just a plan for the supervisors and CEOs. It’s a set of principles that affects every employee, every team member, and every consumer – it differentiates the ordinary from the amazing. Would you like to know if your employees are searching for their next job or if your boss has your back at the board meeting? Mary has some surprising insights into these questions.
A.R.M.E.D.
You’ve seen the statistics… More than 45% of today’s workforce are millennials. Ten thousand boomers are retiring each day. There are six million vacant job opportunities in the US. Companies are on a race to secure the right talent that will ensure their business survives the shifting workforce. Team leaders are navigating the new ways of the workplace… remote work, less direct communication, employee loneliness, and dissatisfaction. It’s a brave new world and you’ve got to be A.R.M.E.D. In one of Mary’s most popular keynotes, you’ll learn to:

  • Attract the right customers and people to your organization
  • Recruit/Retain the right talent to serve customers and create experiences
  • Mentor/Manage current and emerging leaders to full potential
  • Evolve forward-thinking leadership as the corporate culture
  • Develop teams and talent for future success

MARY KELLY BOOKS

Request Availability for Mary Kelly