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