John Kelly served as the Executive Vice President of Builders Exchange of Kentucky from 1971 to 2011. He touched so many lives in his forty year career that his legacy will be felt for decades to come. Mr. Kelly departed this life on March 21st, but has left a challenge to each person who knew him, worked alongside him, and loved him. His challenge to us is to live like there’s no tomorrow, do the right thing when no one is watching, and serve others with all our hearts!
John Kelly had a distinguished career, and was recognized with numerous and prestigious awards by peers and colleagues for his integrity, unselfish energy, support, and significant contribution to advancing the commercial construction industry. He served on several industry and community boards and committees, and volunteered countless hours to benefit others through his wise counsel and servant leadership.
Mr. Kelly was a devoted family man, valued friend, trusted confidant, and unwavering advocate of the commercial construction industry. God bless you Mr. Kelly!