Dave Kelly profile

Dave Kelly is a storyteller.  He co-founded Kelly Brothers Productions in 2009 with the goal of using his experience and contacts in television, theatre and education to create a world-class production team and company. During that time he has written, produced, acted and hosted in Kelly Brothers’ theatrical, live and video events. His focus has been to bring together business, not-for-profit and arts communities in powerful storytelling partnerships.

Prior to Kelly Brothers Productions, Dave was the face of morning television in Calgary where he was nominated four times, twice winning the “Best Television Host” AMPIA (Alberta Motion Picture Industry Association) Award for his work on Calgary’s Breakfast Television on Citytv. He has acted on stages across Canada and hosted live interview and panel events around the world, most recently sitting down with ambassadors, prime ministers and religious leaders in Amman, Jordan for a conference of 150 of the world’s top CEOs.

You may have also seen Dave on stage in Dave Kelly Live, in his sold-out one-man show Dad Day 1, or sporting a white hat during the Calgary Stampede on the Grandstand Stage.

Dave was the 2014-2015 United Way Campaign Co-Chair with Enmax CEO, Gianna Mannes and joined the UWCA Board of Directors in April 2015.


Dave’s UWCA Board Involvement Includes:

  • Community Impact Committee – current member
  • Reputation Alignment Committee – Chair