Trustee Kelly Tebay

  • 426 Auditorium Rd., Room 450
  • East Lansing, MI 48824
  • (517) 353-4647 – Office
  • tebaykel@msu.edu

Kelly Tebay was elected to the Board of Trustees for an eight-year term that began Jan. 1, 2019. Tebay is a director of corporate relations at the United Way for Southeastern Michigan, helping to engage Michiganders with private-sector partners and to raise money in support of social justice and educational work throughout Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties. She began her career in professional fundraising with work in state government and for a host of state and federal political campaigns. Raised in Shelby Township and Yale, Michigan, Tebay graduated from Yale Public Schools. She enrolled in James Madison College at MSU where she earned a bachelor’s degree in international relations with a specialization in Muslim studies. While at MSU, Tebay studied abroad in Egypt, learned Arabic and served as a member of the Madison Academic Diversity Initiative. She went on to earn a master’s degree in law enforcement intelligence and analysis with certificates in homeland security and critical thinking, also from MSU.