Kelly Edmister

Director of Finance and Operations

Kelly Edmister joined Iowa Public Radio in September 2010 as the Director of Finance and Adminstration. Kelly leads the Administrative Services team responsible for Accounting, Finance, Human Resources , Legal and Compliance.

As a Certified Public Accountant, Kelly’s professional experience includes more than 20 years in the financial services industry including life and health insurance and mutual funds. Kelly earned a BA in Finance from Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas and an MBA from Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Missouri.

Kelly’s favorite public radio program is “Fresh Air.”