Jeff Kelly is in his 14th year at Austin College and is a 2003 graduate of Syracuse University. Kelly was named the Director of Athletics Communications in 2016, after having served as the Sports Information Coordinator for the 'Roos since 2005. He is a member of the 2018-19 CoSIDA U national committee, which works with college students who aspire to enter the sports information profession.
Prior to coming to Austin College he worked as a Sports Information Assistant at Roger Williams University in Bristol, Rhode Island, and before that worked as a Sports Information Intern at the national office of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics in Kansas City. Kelly is also a published writer, including having had some of his work appear in a New York Times bestseller nonfiction comedy book in 2010. He and his wife Sara have a son, Conor.