David Kelly

With over 20 years of experience, David Kelly, CFA®, Ph.D. provides valuable insight and perspective on the economy and markets to thousands of financial advisors and their clients.

Throughout his career, Kelly has developed a unique ability to explain complex economic and market issues in a language that financial advisors can use to communicate to their clients. He is a keynote speaker at many national investment conferences. Widely quoted in the financial press, he is also a frequent guest on CNBC and other financial news outlets.

Prior to joining J.P. Morgan Funds, Kelly served as Economic Advisor to Putnam Investments. He has also served as a Senior Strategist/Economist at SPP Investment Management, Primark Decision Economics, Lehman Brothers and DRI/McGraw-Hill.

A CFA® charter holder, Kelly earned his B.A. in economics from University College Dublin, Republic of Ireland. He also holds both an M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from Michigan State University.