Kelly Mechelke, PHD

Kelly Mechelke is a life-long learner. She has a bachelor’s degree in Early Education and Special Education.  She holds a masters degree in administration and director of instruction.  Most recently she earned a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership. Some of the positions she has held include teaching for over twelve years in elementary schools and being a K-12 curriculum coordinator for six years. She was assistant principal and president of a prek-12 school system. In addition, she has been a principal for seven years.

She has seen that positive relationships, trust, and accountability are what build a strong and caring culture. She is ecstatic to be a part of St. John Neumann’s community and is looking forward to meeting all of you. Tennessee has been in her heart for years and she is very pleased to be relocating to this area.

“I feel blessed that I will be a part of the St. John Neumann’s team. I am looking forward to adding to St. John Neumann’s positive, faith-filled culture.”