Mary Jo Kelleher

Mary Jo is the Office Administrator for the Broome County Arts Council. In that capacity, she is the finance department, IT department, membership officer, purchasing agent, and facilities manager.

A life-long resident of Broome County, Mary Jo has spent most of her career working in business, in performing arts, and in the business of arts. She has managed a credit union, kept the books for a book store, managed the accounts for a metal films manufacturer and a Montessori school, and did an assortment of financial projects for a software firm, an international insurance company and a dairy producer. MJ was the operations manager for the Westfield (NJ) Symphony Orchestra; business manager, box office manager and producer for the Summer Savoyards; stage manager for Tri-Cities Opera, the Union County (NJ) Arts Center and the Ithaca Opera; and site manager for Southern Tier Celebrates’ First Night Binghamton. Also, she spent a nine-year detour with the US Postal Service. She lives in Binghamton.