Kelly Utley

City Council
Title: City Council Member

Biography Kelly Utley
A native of western Nebraska, Kelly Utley was born and raised 75 miles east of Sidney on a farm just outside of Ogallala, Nebraska.  After receiving her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Kelly developed her Certified Public Accounting career in Ogallala, practicing for 17 years.  In 2009, she obtained her Master’s degree in Hospital Administration from the University of Minnesota.  The decision to enhance her career path brought her to Sidney in 2005.  She has served the community as the Chief Financial officer of the hospital, Sidney Regional Medical Center, since 2006 where she has been fortunate enough to see the organization improve and flourish financially and in clinical quality and patient satisfaction.

Kelly served as a board member and the treasurer of the Cheyenne County Chamber of Commerce from 2011-2016.  Her personal interests include family activities, spending time with her husband, Kevin, and enjoying their children and grandchildren.  Shawn and his son, Colton, live in Sterling, Colorado.  Shane and his wife, Whitney, are in Kearney, Nebraska.  Shadd and his wife, Sharla, are raising their 3 children in Bayard, Nebraska.  She and her husband are members of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.

Kelly has served on the City Council since December 2016.

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