Kelli Duprey, long-time board member.
NEWS September 2023
Kelli Duprey takes on leadership role.
The Board of OurBrainBank is proud to announce that long-term trustee Kelli Duprey is now our Executive Director.
Kelli has 30+ years of pharmaceutical and health care experience. She’s held positions in sales, marketing, international, sales effectiveness, and manager markets. She’s also a licensed pharmacist.
“I’ve always had a desire to make a difference in the brain cancer space since we lost my nephew over 15 years ago to a rare brain cancer. We lost him just shy of his 9th birthday. Then I met Jessica Morris in 2017, through a mutual friend, and knew her vision for OurBrainBank was going to make a real difference in moving glioblastoma from terminal to treatable,” said Kelli.
Kelli is a retired pharmaceutical executive who now focuses on philanthropic areas. Prior to retirement, Kelli was Senior Vice President of the Primary Care Franchise at Boehringer Ingelheim, she also held senior level positions at Pfizer, sanofi-aventis, Abbvie, and MerchSerono.
Kelli began her career as a Pharmacist and earned her MBA from the University of Rochester and a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from Ohio Northern University.
Kelli has extensive experience with non-profits and in advisory roles, including serving as treasurer and vice chair of OurBrainBank. She’s also a victim advocate and previously a board member of the San Miguel Resource center. She was treasurer and board member for the Telluride Humane Society. She volunteers for Lasagna Love, making lasagna for neighbors in need. She served on the board of Women’s Health Foundation, SuperSibs, and on the advisory board for the Healthcare Businesswomen Association metro chapter, and ONU Pharmacy School.
Kelli is married to Peter Duprey, who is a town council member of Mountain Village, Colorado. She also has an amazing gooldendoodle named Wrigley.