Bob Kelly and his wife of 46 years, Linda, have lived in West University Place for 40 years, during which time they raised two daughters: Colleen, a physician, and Susan, an immigration attorney.
Bob has served West University as Mayor, Mayor Pro Tem, Charter Review Committee member, Parks and Recreation Board member, WU Rotary Club Community Service Excellence Award, President of the West U Elementary PTA, President of the West U Soccer Club, President of the Lamar High School Athletic Booster Club, board member of Tri-Sports Association, board member of the Pershing Middle School and Lamar High School PTA's and head coach West U Girls' Soccer and Softball teams for more than 10 years; he was three times awarded the Certificate of Appreciation from HISD.
Bob served five years as a Captain on active duty with the United States Air Force, and holds B.B.A , M.B.A., and J.D. degrees. Bob is rated AV, the highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards, by Martindale-Hubbell and is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. Bob practiced law in-house with several major corporations for more than 30 years.