KMC | Kelley Management Consulting, Inc.

Who We Are

Dean Francis

Dean is an effective and adaptable business executive and management consultant who brings a strong combination of skills honed over 15 years of executive leadership and a broad foundation developed in marketing, supply chain and technology management positions at Dow 30 companies. 

His strength lies in his ability to blend real world experience with a strategic process orientation and to work closely with business leaders.  He is passionate about identifying growth opportunities and the subsequent facilitation of the planning and action phases to realize the anticipated results.

Dean has experience in manufacturing as well as distribution and industrial services industries.  He has led successful engagements in multiple areas including business strategy, business process improvement, new product introduction, and international market expansion.

Prior to his consulting career, Dean held management positions in disciplines including marketing, research and development, technical service, product management, product distribution and general management in diverse corporate cultures ranging from GE and Johnson & Johnson to smaller privately held businesses.

Dean holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer and an M.B.A. in General Management from the Lally School at Rensselaer.

Dean lives in Mason, Ohio with his wife and two sons and enjoys spending time with his family, golfing and skiing.