Kelle is the Founder and CEO of First San Francisco Partners, an information management consulting firm. She is a veteran industry leader and accomplished advisor, as well as a noted speaker, author and trainer.
Kelle is passionate about helping organizations realize the business value of data — and empowering them to derive insights that can improve operational efficiency and decision-making, generate new revenue and mitigate risk and fraud.
Kelle’s strong background in customer relationship management, enterprise software and systems integration uniquely positions her to excel in helping organizations of all sizes and complexities successfully execute on Data Governance, Organizational Change Management, Master Data Management, Data Insights and Analytics and other information management initiatives.
Kelle developed her ability to work through organizational complexity, build consensus and drive results in senior roles at companies that include U.S.-based firms GoldenGate Software, Siebel Systems and Oracle. She also worked at the executive level in Europe and Asia.
Under Kelle’s leadership of First San Francisco Partners, the firm’s client base has grown significantly over the years, as has its management, consulting and support teams. FSFP celebrated its tenth anniversary in April 2017.
Kelle’s thought leadership and training has been featured at industry events that include Enterprise Data World and the Data Governance Financial Services Conference and in webinars for DATAVERSITY and IQ International. She has contributed articles to CIO, Data Informed, DAMA’s Data Management Body of Knowledge and TechTarget.
Kelle received her MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and has a BA degree from Duke University.