Kelly Handal

Finance and Operations Specialist 

Kelly Handal joined the Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute in January 2019.  She is the Finance and Operations Specialist and works closely with the Executive Director. 

She possesses higher education experience from San Diego State University where she worked on various projects in marketing, database implementation, and student support services.

Kelly received her BA in History and MS in Homeland Security from San Diego State University. A world traveler, she has visited 4 continents and 25 countries. This includes a 10-month residence in Yogyakarta, Indonesia where Kelly studied international relations​ ​and Bahasa Indonesia at the University Gadjah Mada. She currently lives in Texas with her husband and dog