Mary & Ted Kellner
Mary Kellner ‘68 and Ted Kellner ’69 live in Mequon, Wisconsin. Mary majored in education and Ted majored in business. Ted is the founder and former executive chairman of Fiduciary Management, Inc., and the founder of Fiduciary Real Estate Development. Mary previously worked for the Mequon-Thiensville School District as a guidance counselor. They both have been on numerous nonprofit boards and are involved with the Kelben Foundation, Inc., a Milwaukee-based foundation that donates to local organizations and awards scholarships to students graduating from the Milwaukee school system.
Why they participated: It is essential that the state of Wisconsin have a strong teacher workforce, and Impact 2030 can help make that a reality. With the Teacher Pledge program the university will be able to attract more outstanding and diverse future teachers who will stay and teach in the state.