J. Alex Kelly
Vice President of Advocacy
Alex serves as the Vice President of Advocacy for ExcelinEd. Previously, Alex served as a Regional Advocacy Director for ExcelinEd’s Gulf region. Prior to ExcelinEd, Alex worked as chief of staff for the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, and served as staff director for the Florida House of Representatives’ Redistricting Committee. Alex also worked in several other capacities in the Florida Legislature, managed political campaigns in Florida, and was legislative director for two other state agencies. A Baltimore native and dedicated Manchester United fan, Alex received his B.A. from York College of Pennsylvania and M.A. from the University of Florida. Alex and his wife Leda are the proud parents of two puppies and a tabby.