Candidate for the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District Board of Directors, Joseph Kelly currently is a Big Bear Airport Board Director. Director Kelly is the Chair of the Finance Committee and the Revenue/Lease Committee.  Kelly feels with his knowledge and experience, as a Director he can encourage a more transparent, responsive and accessible hospital board.   

Kelly was born and raised in Southern California. A photographer since his teens, he was a Hollywood cameraman, editor, writer and producer. At age 17, Joseph Kelly became a pilot, ultimately gaining his commercial license and flight instructor’s in helicopters.  He also majored in physics and minored in microbiology.

Kelly is retired with experience in several fields, including his current license with real estate for thirty-two years. He has conducted medical missions in the Philippines, where he met his wife Stephanie.

“I am a strong advocate for the Constitution and our rights in the unique American form of government. Each agency in our valley belongs to us, the People. We have a duty to be involved in our government of the people, by the people and for the people”, comments Joseph Kelly.   


Joseph & Stephanie Kelly