Patrick A. Kelsey

Business design and arts leadership professor


  • B.S., entrepreneurship, technical theatre, Ball State University
  • M.F.A., theatre management and producing, Columbia University
  • M.B.A., Nyack College


"Two beautiful daughters."

Awards, recognitions and honors

Dean's MBA Scholarship Award, Nyack College; Ernst & Young Outstanding New Venture Plan - The Illustre Theatre, Ball State University; Meritous Scene Design Award - The Fourth Chair, KC/American College Theatre Festival; Master of Business Administration Graduate Scholarship, Nyack College; Shubert Presidential Scholarship, Columbia University; Hammerstein Center Departmental Research Assistantship, Columbia University


Association of Arts Administration Educators, Americans for the Arts

Publications and Presentations

Association of Arts Administration Educators 2011 Annual Conference Panelist 'Serving From The Ivory Tower: Redirecting The Conversation'