James E. Kelly '83

James E. Kelly '83

​Mr. Kelly is vice chair of the Board of Trustees. He is a financial services attorney and consultant. Mr. Kelly is an independent director and chairman of the Audit Committee of TDAM USA Funds, Inc. In 2009, he was the senior advisor to the Superintendent of Banking, State of New York. Mr. Kelly has been a consultant to not-for-profit organizations (including as Interim COO at the Health Care Chaplaincy and as Interim CFO at the Brooklyn Academy of Music).  He held a series of senior management positions at the Dime Bancorp, Inc. in New York City over 16 years. Mr. Kelly started his career at a firm in Albany.

 

He is the former chair of the Trustee Long Range Planning and Development committees. As a supporter of the Realize the Future Campaign he has a plaque in the Registrar’s Reception Area named for his contribution.