Robert T. Kelly, Jr. has served as a Trustee of the Weinberg Foundation since July of 2006 and currently serves as Chair, as well as a member of the Foundation’s Investment Committee.
He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and his law degree from the Villanova University School of Law. He also holds a Master of Laws Degree in Taxation.
Mr. Kelly is a founding partner of the Scranton, Pennsylvania law firm of Myers, Brier & Kelly, LLP, where his practice focuses on tax-oriented operational and transactional planning for individuals, closely-held businesses and tax-exempt organizations. He spent the early years of his legal career as an attorney with the Philadelphia law firm of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP. Prior to entering law school, Mr. Kelly spent several years as a Certified Public Accountant with Price Waterhouse in New York and Washington, DC, advising entrepreneurial, financial service and tax-exempt clients.
His experience as an advisor to and director of numerous health care providers, educational institutions, social service agencies, and private foundations affords him an in-depth understanding of the increasingly complex charitable and philanthropic environment.
Mr. Kelly resides in Clarks Green, Pennsylvania with his wife, Margi, sons Peter and Kevin, and daughter Claire.