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Kelly Elizabeth Connors

MBA Program:

University of Virginia, Darden School of Business

McGowan Class of:


Current job (2021): Senior consultant at Deloitte Consulting LLP.

Alongside her work she has: Published articles about gender equality.

As a world citizen, she has: Lived in Jordan, where she worked with a girls’ running camp and placed third in a marathon. She also served in the Peace Corps, which is why she has four scuba certifications, including underwater archaeology and coral reef identification.

On the fellowship: “The fellowship was a great opportunity to connect with a wonderful community of people that have similar values around ethical leadership. I learned a lot about myself and also about others. The social impact project working on youth homelessness was very powerful, especially the weekend in Chicago where we participated in the Point-in-Time count and met with youth experiencing homelessness at a local nonprofit.”

On ethical leadership: “Ethical leadership means staying true to your values and having the courage to do what is right even when it’s difficult.”