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Kelly J Ortenblad

  • Graduate Research Assistant
  • MSW Student
  • Email :: orten007@umn.edu
  • Address ::
    • Institute on Community Integration
    • Room 105 Pth [map]
    • 150 Pillsbury Dr SE
    • Minneapolis, MN 55455-0226

Kelly Ortenblad is a second year graduate student completing a master's degree in social work (MSW) with a concentration in health disability and aging and clinical mental health. She is specializing in international social work. Her most recent trip was to Ghana evaluating various programs that focus on disability outreach and transition.

Kelly is also working towards completing the graduate certificate in Disability Policy and Services through ICI and a graduate certificate in Aging Studies through the School of Public Health. Her undergraduate degree is in psychology from Metropolitan State University with a focus on adult development. Prior to starting the MSW program, Kelly spent over 8 years working in training and development, creating and implementing training programs for employees and volunteers in both a for-profit and nonprofit setting.