Welcome Brandon McKelvey, Vice President, Analytics and Planning

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses

Please join me in welcoming Brandon McKelvey, vice president, analytics and planning, to Valencia.

Brandon, who officially joined Valencia on July 11, is an experienced educational leader with expertise in data analysis, planning and research. He earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Florida and attended Florida State University as a Presidential Fellow, earning a master’s and doctorate of science in sociology. Brandon completed a two-year fellowship with Harvard University and the Center for Education Policy Research through the Strategic Data Project and has served as a member of statewide committees supporting the implementation of accountability systems and statistical models.

Prior to accepting his role at Valencia, Brandon served as the associate superintendent of research, accountability and grants at Orange County Public Schools (OCPS). He also served as the senior director for accountability, research and assessment at OCPS and as a data analyst at Seminole County Public Schools.

Here, Brandon will provide leadership for the areas of institutional research, resource development, institutional effectiveness and institutional assessment.

Please join me in welcoming Brandon to the College via the comments section below.


  • Dani Moritz-Long said:

    Welcome to the College, Brandon! Glad to have met you yesterday.

    AMTue, 31 Jul 2018 09:07:10 +0000Tue, 31 Jul 2018 09:07:10 +0000am18,9:07 am

  • Noelia M. said:

    Great article! Glad to have you leading our division.

    PMTue, 31 Jul 2018 15:33:47 +0000Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:33:47 +0000pm18,3:33 pm

  • Val San Marco said:

    Welcome to the Valencia Team!

    PMTue, 31 Jul 2018 17:49:44 +0000Tue, 31 Jul 2018 17:49:44 +0000pm18,5:49 pm

  • Jessica King said:

    Welcome Brandon!! We're looking forward to working with you!

    AMWed, 01 Aug 2018 11:32:54 +0000Wed, 01 Aug 2018 11:32:54 +0000am18,11:32 am

  • Rachael Russell said:

    Welcome! I look forward to our continued work on CFEED!

    AMFri, 03 Aug 2018 08:55:05 +0000Fri, 03 Aug 2018 08:55:05 +0000am18,8:55 am

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