Staff

Kelly Henderson, Esq., CPA

Chief Financial & Operating Officer

Kelly is responsible for the oversight of the organization’s total managed financial resources. Her responsibilities also include guidance of United Way of Summit & Medina's financial planning and investment strategies and development and implementation of fiscal policy.

Kelly’s service with United Way began in 2017. She is a licensed CPA and attorney with more than 18 years of experience in industry, law practice and public accounting, including as general counsel, chief financial officer and as a member of the strategic planning committee for a respected professional services firm. Most recently, Kelly served as general counsel, director of operations and acting CFO for Falls Communications in Cleveland. She had also served as controller for Liggett-Stashower, Inc., a tax manager for SS&G (now known as BDO), a senior consultant and manager for Deloitte and an associate attorney for  Witschey Witschey & Firestine, Co. LPA

Kelly earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Akron. She has bar admission and CPA certification in the State of Ohio and is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Ohio Society of CPAs.