Howard Kelly has a distinguished career in education and training. Principal for 12 years in two inner suburban schools. He has been the Curriculum Director in state and national projects for four years, Chair of two statutory authorities for 8 years, overseeing the introduction of the VCE and the P-10 curriculum reform.
Howard was the Director of the Kirby Ministerial review into post compulsory education, leading to the development of the LLEN and the introduction of VCAL.
Howard was the General Manager of Multi Media leading to the introduction of lap tops for teachers in all Victorian schools. He has led projects in school renewal and restructure in 12 different locations across the state. Howard was the course leader of the Master’s Degree in School Leadership and is the Strategic Advisor to the Office of the CEO at Melbourne Polytechnic. In 2017, he accepted the position of Patron to the newly formed CEAV Careers Counselling Australia