Business Development Specialist, CBA, CGBP,
SBDC Export Assistance Center
1864 Shyville Road
Piketon, OH 45661
Society for Human Resource Management Certificate (in process)
Certified Business Advisor from the University of Toledo
NASBITE Certified Global Business Professional
Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences from Shawnee State University
Kelly O’Bryant is the Director of the International Trade Assistance Center, which focuses on businesses looking at starting to export their products and existing businesses that are looking at expanding into new markets.
Prior to her current position, Kelly served a variety of roles at OSU South Centers. She began as a Horticulture Assistant and advanced to Research Lab Assistant, then to Information Associate, and then on to a Business Development Team Program Coordination. Kelly also gained direct experience in the private industry as Director of Human Resources for a private local company.
Community/Personal Business Experience:
Kelly resides in Beaver, Ohio with her husband, Paul and, daughter, Paige, where they enjoy owning and operating a small hobby farm. Also Kelly recently started an online Etsy Store for her handmade arts and crafts.
Something not many know about you?
“I love to camp and hike. My husband, daughter, and I are avid outdoors people. We grow a huge garden and try to be as self-staining as we can by drying and canning what we grow.” ~Kelly O’Bryant
Why do you think OSU South Centers is so successful?
“OSU South Centers offers innovative services and help to address business owner needs with their business growth potential in mind.” ~Kelly O’Bryant