Steve Kelly is Senior Vice President of Battelle’s Contract Research organization. Battelle develops and delivers technology systems and services for a number of government and industry clients. Key national security market segments include military services, defense agencies, the intelligence community and homeland security. Other industries served include healthcare, energy, environment and industrial markets. Kelly has held technical and leadership positions in Battelle’s chemical and biological defense laboratory operations. Before joining Battelle, Kelly served for 12 years as an active duty Army chemical officer in operational, training and technical positions in Europe and the United States. Kelly earned a bachelor’s degree in life sciences from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.