Khadian Kelly
Khadian  Kelly

Assistant Director for Compliance

Khadian Kelly is currently assistant director for compliance monitoring at The Ohio State University, a position she has held since May 2011. In her role, she has the primary responsibility for monitoring activities involving the institution's recruiting and compliance technology software.

Her oversight entails reviewing and collecting compliance documents, including practice logs, recruiting contacts and evaluations, complimentary admissions, student-athlete automobiles and non-university housing. In addition, she coordinates the implementation of compliance software with all sports, assists in the development of rules education resources, researches compliance issues on the NCAA database and assists with student-athlete rules education meetings.

Prior to joining the compliance staff full-time, Kelly served as the compliance coordinator at The Ohio State University from July 2010 to May 2011. While finishing her master's degree she served as a graduate assistant at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in the compliance and student-athlete academic services offices from 2008-2010.

A native of Overland Park, Kansas, Kelly was a letterwinner in track and field at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and earned both her bachelor's and master's degrees from UMKC. She began her collegiate career at the University of Kansas, where she was a member of the track and field program. Kelly currently resides in Bexley.