Jeff Kelly begins his 13th year as head athletic trainer for all OC sports. Prior to coming to Odessa College, he served as the head trainer for Frank Phillips College in Borger, Texas for two years.
As head trainer for the sports programs, his duties include direct care of student-athletes, supervision of the student athletic trainers, management and administration of the athletic training room, and assisting the director in planning the student trainer’s clinical experiences. He also assists with the sports medicine needs of the Odessa Jackalopes, Odessa Roughnecks, and is an associate of the Justin Sports Medicine program.
Kelly has served as a speaker at the Southwest Student Athletic Trainers Association meetings. He is currently a member of the Texas Society of Sports Medicine and is on the staff of the Ft. Davis Sports Medicine Clinic.
OC’s trainer obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Abilene Christian University and completed his studies at Sul Ross State University earning a master’s degree in education. Jeff is married to Olga Kelly and they have two daughters, Ryan Michelle Kelly, and Reagan Michelle Kelly.