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Volusia County Council

Ed Kelley
County Chair

Mailing Address
County of Volusia
Thomas C. Kelly
Administration Center
123 W. Indiana Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720

Phone: 386-943-7026

Fax: 386-626-6557

Email: ekelley@volusia.org

The Volusia County Chair serves as the official and ceremonial representative of the government; issues proclamations on behalf of the government; presides as chair in County Council meetings and has an equal vote on all questions coming before it; and executes ordinances, resolutions and other authorized documents of the government. Ed Kelley began a four-year term in January 2017.

Government experience
Mayor, Ormond Beach, 2010-2016
City Commissioner, Ormond Beach, 1993-1997, 2005-2009

Education
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Belmont College, Nashville, Tennessee

Community involvement
Chair, Volusia Water Alliance
Chair, Citizens Advisory Board of the Volusia County MPO
Chair, Water Authority of Volusia
Chair and Executive Board Member, Volusia Council of Governments
Executive Board Member, River to Sea Transportation Planning Organization

Employment
Sales Distributor and President of European Operations, Hawaiian Tropic, 1971-2001

Personal
He and his wife, Mary Margaret Kelley, have lived in Ormond Beach since 1980. They are members of the First United Methodist Church and have two adult children, Brian Kelley and Katherine Kelley.


County Administration

Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center
123 W. Indiana Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720

DeLand
386-736-2700

Daytona Beach
386-257-6000

New Smyrna Beach
386-423-3300

Osteen
386-574-0598

Citizens Hotline
866-345-0345