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Darryl A. Kelly

Darryl A. Kelly

Special Lecturer of Business Administration

  • B.S., Business Administration Coker College
  • M.P.A., Troy State University

CIVIC/COMMUNITY SERVICE

Steering Committee, Leadership Florence Program, Florence Chamber of Commerce
Mentor, South Carolina Youth Advocate Program, Inc.
Francis Marion Trail Commission, Pee Dee Committee (2006-2009)
Pee Dee Basketball Association, Youth Basketball Coach (2004-2012)
Florence Athletic Hall of Fame, Board Member (2008-2012)
Palmetto State Law Enforcement Officers Association (Parliamentary 1993-1995)
South Carolina Certified Public Managers Association (Executive Board Member 2007-2009)
State and Provincial Police Academy Directors (Southern Region Representative)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

South Carolina Highway Patrol (Retired)
Captain, Commander, South Carolina Highway Patrol Training Unit (2007-2009)

South Carolina Army National Guard (Retired)
Commander, 228th Signal Brigade Detachment (2003-2005)
Commander, Company A 151 Signal Battalion (1999-2002)
Human Resource Director (S-1) 151 Signal Battalion (2002-2003)

HONORS AND AWARDS

Lower Richland High School Teacher of the Year 2017-2018
Coker College Distinguished Adjunct Professor Award, 2013-2014
General James C Dozier Leadership Award (State Recipient), 2002
General Douglas McArthur Leadership Award (National Recipient), 2001
Florence Optimist Club Law Enforcement Officer Award, 1997