Brian Kelley

Brian Kelley

CTO
Ohio Turnpike & Infrastructure Commission

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Brian Kelley is the Chief Technology Officer for the Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission where he is responsible for the Commission’s overall technical vision and technology operations.

He serves as the Infrastructure Workgroup Leader for DriveOhio. DriveOhio brings public and private sectors together to advance the development and deployment of smart mobility and autonomous and connected vehicle technology.

Brian is also currently serving as the Transportation Sector-Chief for the Northern Ohio Chapter of InfraGard, a partnership with the FBI and private, public, and academic members.

Prior to arriving at the Turnpike, Brian spent 27+ years as CIO for Portage County, Ohio. He also served as a commissioned Portage County Special Deputy Sheriff for 15 years investigating cybercrimes and other law enforcement duties.

Brian holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Sociology and a Master Degree in Public Administration from Kent State University. He is a graduate of the Certified Government Chief Information Officer Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

He teaches public sector IT management, electronic governance, and strategic planning online graduate courses and undergraduate criminal justice courses at Kent State University.  He is also a senior lecturer at the University of Akron where he has taught an undergraduate course in computer and information security.

Brian was recognized as one of Government Technology’s Top 25 Doers, Dreamers & Drivers in Public Sector Innovation in 2012.