Laverne Kelly

Laverne kelly is President and Owner of KNA Services,Inc., A 19-Years public relations firm which provides Federal, State, and County lobbying services for Government agencies or Municipalities (i.e. The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority), and mediun-large corporations. KNA client interests encompass Transportation, Political campaings, Community Councious buliding, Development firms, Food Service, Non-Profits, Hotels and much more.

Laverne Graduates from American International  College in 1975 with a Bachelor's of Science in Business Law and Political  Science. She has actively participated with many organizations, some of  her current and past honors include:

  • Former Board Member of National Coalition Of 100 Black Women

  • Former Co-Chair of the National Coalition of 100  Black Women Inc. Public Policy Committee

  • President of National Coalition of 100 Black Women Central Florida Chapter

  • Board Member of Covenant House Florida International Organization for the Homeless Children

  • Board Member of Central Florida Community Iniciative Inc. (State Attorney Iniciative)

  • The 2011 Orlando Women's History month Project Honoree

  • Florida Governor's Minority Business Advisory Board (Appointed By Governor Busch and Governor Crist)

  • Served on the Democratic National Convention Credential Committee in 2008

  • Delegate from District 7  for National Convention in 1996

  • Appointed State of Florida representative for the White House Conference for Small Business

  • Board Member of the Minority/Women Business Enterprise Alliance

  • Board Member of the National Coalition of 100 Black Woman Central Florida

  • Board Member of the United Negro College Fund

  • Founding Board Member of the African American Chamber Of Commerce

  • Board Member of African American Association Of Deltona

  • Board Member of NAACP

  • National League of Negro Women In Deltona

  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

  • Board Member of the Center for Independence of Technology and Education

President and Board Member of the Florida Association of Minority Contractors

She has received recognitions from "Dollar & Sence", America's best Brightest Business and Profressional Men and Women and has recive recognitionfrom the National Minority Supplier Development Council of Florida, Inc. for MBE Leadership in the Year 1994.

Laverne R. Kelly has been happily married to W.G. Kelly an Enviromental Engineer for 43 Years.

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