Kelly regularly collaborates with senior public sector leaders in Commonwealth countries and small island states on civil service reform and public sector modernisation, human resource development and institutional strengthening/capacity building. Kelly's International work includes:
Technical Expert - Mauritius
Mauritius on a 12-month residency as a Commonwealth Technical Expert advising the Government of Mauritius as it develops and implements an enterprise-wide Public Sector Business Transformation Strategy and Implementation Plan.
Action Learning Coach - Barbados
Barbados as an Action Learning Coach and a Learning Subject Matter Expert providing guidance to the Caribbean Region Learning Needs Assessment Team on a business-driven action learning project sponsored by the Caribbean Leadership Project and the Government of Saint Lucia
Public Service Learning - Belize
Belize helping to create a Public Service Learning and Research Centre for the Government of Belize (a project led by the Management Institute for National Development in Jamaica)
Technical Expert - Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia as a technical expert for the Commonwealth Secretariat on public sector transformation and strengthening human resource management and development capacity of the Ministry of Health in Saint Lucia (6-month residency)
Project Consultant - Antigua & Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda as a project consultant on public sector transformation sponsored by the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Kelly has been a featured speaker at a number of Commonwealth Association for Public Administration and Management (CAPAM) conferences including:
- CAPAM Biennial Conference on Innovation, A Public Service Imperative in Putrajaya, Malaysia 2016 – Session Speaker on Preparing Executive Leaders to Support Innovation by Responding with Positive Disruption
- CAPAM Africa Regional Conference on Leading for Results, Realizing the Vision in Nairobi, Kenya, 2011 - Session Speaker on Workforce Planning as a Leading Recruitment and Retention Practice.
- CAPAM Biennial Conference on Building a Common Future: Global Challenges, Local Responses, Malta, 2010 - Chair, Concurrent Session Cultivating Excellence through Human Resource Performance Management.
- CAPAM Conference on Governance Excellence: Managing Human Potential in Arusha, Tanzania, 2009 – Panelist for the Plenary Session on Recruitment and Selection in the Public Service and Session Speaker on Recruitment and Selection in the Public Service