Cheryl Kelly

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Insurance Agent
State Farm Columbia, MO

Cheryl Kelly (BA, ’83) is an insurance agent for State Farm currently residing in Columbia, MO. Following graduation, she worked for one year as an account representative at Lyn Zanville Inc., an advertising agency in Dallas, Texas, before returning to Columbia. In April of 1985, Cheryl accepted a job with State Farm Insurance as a communications specialist and later moved into management where she supervised all claims and operations communications for the Missouri/Kansas personnel. She became an agent for State Farm in April 1988, and continues serving Columbia for their insurance needs today.  Cheryl met her husband, Mike, on their third day at MU as freshmen, and they married in June 1987.  They have three wonderful children, Lauren Kelly Crosby, also a graduate of MU, Brian Kelly, and Matthew Kelly. They also have nine wonderful grandchildren!