Living Large: An affectionate tribute to Peter G. Kelly, Esq.
by Edited by John D. Shulansky
A Scrapbook of the life and accomplishments of Peter G. Kelly, who was honored at a Tribute Dinner June 8, 2010 attended by over 850 and raised over $450,000 for charity.
Since 1978, Mr. Kelly has served in over a dozen National Democratic Party leadership posts, ranging from National Treasurer (1979 - 1981) and National Finance Chairman (1981 - 1985) to senior advisory positions (1988 Gore Presidential campaign, 1992 Clinton Presidential campaign and Gore 2000 campaign) and Co-Chairman of Clinton-Gore '96 (Connecticut). Mr. Kelly served on the Democratic National Committee from 1976-1992.
Mr. Kelly is one of the original architects of the U.S. private sector initiative on democratization efforts abroad. He was a founder and Treasurer of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs. He was a founder, Chairman and Director of the Center for Democracy, a bipartisan foundation, from 1984 to 1997. He serves currently as a director and Vice Chairman of the International Foundation for Election Systems based in Washington, D.C. and as a director and Chairman of IFES, Ltd. based in London, UK.