Kelley Eddington Magana

Kelley Eddington Magana

Kelley Eddington Magana is the College of Nursing and Health Sciences (CNHS) Director of Business Operations. In this position, Kelley provides overall business and administrative guidance within CNHS. Her position supports the fulfillment of CNHS initiatives, aligned with CNHS's strategic agenda. As director and senior member of the leadership team, Kelley manages overall internal and external business operations which include developing, interpreting, and implementing policies in collaboration with CNHS academic program directors.

Kelley joined Barry University in 2011. Initially, she served as Operations Manager for the Division of Nursing. In 2013, she was promoted to the Assistant Dean role. Prior to joining Barry University, Kelley managed investor relations and fund administration for a multi-million dollar healthcare venture firm. She worked strategically to assist in raising two successful funds while overseeing fund operations.

Kelley is an active member of the Business Officers of Nursing Schools (BONUS) through the American Association of Colleges of Nursing; National Venture Capital Association; Venture Capital Office Managers Association; Latin American Private Equity & Venture Capital Association; American Marketing Association, the Beacon Council, and the Miami Finance Forum.

Kelley graduated with a B.A. from the University of Houston and a M.A. from Barry University. She is currently enrolled in the Education Doctorate (Ed.D.) in Organizational Learning and Leadership program with specialization in Human Resource Development.