Commissioner Don Kelly is the Sarpy County Commissioner from the 1st District. He was elected into office in January, 2013. His term expires December, 2016. He has served as a Subcouncil Six Representative on the Learning Communities of Douglas and Sarpy Counties.
Commissioner Kelly is a graduate of the University of Nebraska and holds a Masters Degree from Embry Riddle University in Florida and a Masters Degree from the Air University in Alabama.
Don serves on the Board of Directors of the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, the 55th Wing Association, the Air Force Association and the Papillion La Vista Schools Foundation. He is also an active member of the Offutt Advisory Council, the Omaha Chamber of Commerce's Military Affairs Advisory Group, the Sarpy County Chamber and Trinity Lutheran Church.
Don serves under the Board Committees of Budget & Finance and Stadium. He is also a liaison representative for the Sarpy County Economic Development Corporation. All Commissioners serve on the Noxious Weed, E-911 Shared Services, Board of Corrections and Negotiations Committees.
Don is a Senior Program Manager at MacAulay-Brown, Inc. and is a retired USAF Colonel. He and his wife, Melinda, reside in Papillion and have two sons - Michael and Sean.