Kelly McGinnis Beck, EK
STRENGTHS: Communication, Strategic, Analytical, Responsibility, Woo
I am passionate about helping other people. It’s why I work in HR and volunteer in a variety of ways. I love seeing individuals succeed, accomplish their goals and be recognized for their contributions. I enjoy seeing the smile on their face, hearing the excitement in their voice and seeing the spring in their step when they are engaged and performing at their best.
Kelly McGinnis Beck, served her collegiate chapter at Millersville University, PA, as song/sunshine chairman, treasurer, 10-year anniversary chairman and standards chairman. On campus, she served as vice president of Order of Omega and corresponding secretary of student senate. She graduated in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting. Kelly graduated magna cum laude from Villanova University with a master’s degree in human resource development and completed her MBA at Penn State. She holds SPHR, SHRM-SCP and PMP certifications.
Upon graduation, she traveled as a leadership consultant for the Sorority. As a founding member of the Greater Valley Forge Alumnae Chapter, Kelly has served as president, treasurer, ritual chairman and alumnae chapter Panhellenic delegate. She was previously treasurer for the Philadelphia Area Alumnae Panhellenic (PAAP).
A national volunteer since 1999, Kelly has served in many volunteer roles including Epsilon Kappa membership advisor and chapter advisor, province director, District 2 Advantage coaching team leader, District 2 district facilitator, and volunteer recruitment and placement team leader. She has served on National Council since 2008, holding the roles of vice president of membership and vice president of finance until she was elected national president in 2018. Kelly was honored with the Agape Award at the 2006 national convention.
Professionally, Kelly is the Vice President of Investor Relations and Operations for Ocugen, a biotechnology company located in the greater Philadelphia region. She is a past president of the Philadelphia Society of People and Strategy. She resides in Downingtown, PA, with her husband, Brandon, their three kids and their pup.