Kelly instructs students in the use, maintenance, and safe operation of tools and equipment in the fluid power, mechanical systems, and welding portions of the industrial maintenance program. Kelly has more than 30 years of hands-on experience in all stages of the manufacturing, including installation, troubleshooting, and repair of industrial systems.
Prior to joining the Corporate Training Department in 1996, he worked for the Stanley Proto Industrial Tools in Wichita Falls Texas as a multi-crafted Maintenance Technician and millwright. He oversaw new equipment installation, performed breakdown maintenance, and eliminated chronic machine problems through analysis and tracking. Kelly is also a state certified pipe welder, firefighter and law enforcement officer.
He hold several technical certifications and an Associate of Applied Science degree in Plant Engineering Technology from Texas State Technical Institute.