Penn State - Lambda
As a collegiate member, Kellan was a founding member of the Penn State – Lambda chapter. Kellan has served on two national councils as VP of Programming and VP of Finance. As VP of Programming, Kellan created LEAP, the national leadership program, and Resumania. Kellan was a member of the first board of directors for the Phi Sigma Rho Foundation and has advised national council on issues related to recruitment, NPC membership, Title IX and trademarks.
Professionally Kellan is a senior counsel at Cerence Inc. where she focuses on intellectual property management and enforcement. Throughout her career, Kellan has counseled small businesses and large corporations on matters involving intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, employment, licensing and general corporate matters. Kellan has a B.S. in electrical engineering and a J.D. from Suffolk University.
The President presides over all National Council and National Convention meetings and directs and oversees the work of the National Council. She is the official national leader and spokesperson of the Sorority and has the power to appoint committees, call special meetings and designate a spokesperson in her absence. The President or her designated representative serves as an ex-officio member on the Phi Sigma Rho Foundation Board of Directors.