Founder & President
Kelley, also known as Dr. G, started her career as a classroom teacher and has served in multiple administrative roles including superintendent of schools and university director of teacher preparation programs.
Education Planners, LLC
Rick White is the Vice President of Kennrod. Rick is also the Executive Vice President of Education Planners, LLC and he most recently served as the Interim HR Director with Atlanta Public Schools (Atlanta, Georgia).
U.S. Housing and Urban Development
Michael German is Kennrod’s Treasurer. Michael currently serves as the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Georgia Field Office Director. In this capacity, he is responsible for overseeing the delivery of HUD programs and services.
Atlanta Public Schools
Alexandra Larson is the Secretary for Kennrod. She is also a Career, Technical, and Agricultural Teacher (CTAE) who provides instruction and support to sixth through eighth grade students. In addition to teaching, she serves on the APS Technology Committee.
Mary Gordon is the Vice President of Sales at iHeart Media/Tampa. Mary has a background in leading successful teams in her previous roles at WYAY/Atlanta and at IMG Sports Marketing, where she handled Georgia Tech’s Sponsorship Sales.
Kenwal Steel Corp.
Laura Kowalchik is the Chief Financial Officer at Kenwal Steel Corp, after serving most recently as CFO at Urban Science. She has a strong background in accounting and business solutions. Laura previously served as the VP and Chief Accounting Officer for the Kaydon Corporation.
Daniel "Dan" Israel
Dan Israel is Capgemini's North America Client Executive for Coca Cola. He has a penchant for education, being appointed to both the Technical College System of Georgia (2008 - 2010) and the State School Board of Georgia (2010 - 2012) by Governors Perdue and Deal, respectively.