Meeting local needs for training, technical assistance, and research in transportation

Kristin Blair Kelly

Training and Education Program Coordinator
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Kristin is the Training and Education Program Coordinator for the KU Transportation Center. She develops the annual Kansas LTAP training calendar and implements statewide training, workforce/professional development, and specialized events for the LTAP and RTAP programs. Kristin also coordinates the Kansas Roads Scholar Program, and provides technical assistance to local public agencies. Kristin designed and executed the center's first online webinars and continues to advance Kansas LTAPs online education training programs.

Along with a number of years of administrative and supervisory experience in higher education, Kristin has worked in state government. She has a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Communication (Legal Emphasis) with a minor in Human Services from Washburn University in Topeka, KS and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Kansas. Kristin is a member of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) and a member of the International Pi Alpha Alpha Honor Society. She served as North Central Region Representative from 2015-2017 for the National Local Technical Assistance Program Association (NLTAPA) and is a member of the Joint Professional Development workgroup for NLTAPA. 

KUTC Other Projects
  • Kansas Healthy Communities Initiative
  • K-TRAN Research Project Coordination
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