Kelly Nye-Lengerman LGSW
- Training Coordinator
- MSW, LGSW
Kelly Nye-Lengerman is a Training Coordinator at the University of Minnesota's Institute on Community Integration where her primary projects include the MN LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities) program, Learn the Signs Act Early (LTSAE) initiative, and the College of Direct Support (CDS). She is also involved in a number of other community and research projects at ICI.
Prior to her work at the University she worked for community rehabilitation providers in SE Minnesota. Kelly has experience in program development, workforce development, and human service management. Her interests include inclusive employment, Employment First initiatives, interdisciplinary practice, and Autism. She is Board member for MN APSE and involved with the MN Employment First Coalition. Kelly is an instructor at St. Mary's University in the Graduate School of Health and Human Service Administration. Kelly received her MSW degree from the University of Minnesota, and currently pursuing a PhD in Social Work. She is also a licensed graduate social worker (LGSW) in Minnesota.