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Kelly Sumner
Kelly Sumner

Kelly Sumner

Kelly Sumner is an advanced manufacturing instructor for Skilled KC Technical Institute, where he teaches in both classroom and laboratory settings using a hands-on approach to demonstrate competencies, preparing students for industry-recognized credentials and certifications.

Prior to joining Skilled KC, Kelly owned Sumner Technical Services, LLC, where he provided contract engineering services and technical support to original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and manufacturers and system integrators in projects both local and internationally.

Kelly has over 30 years in industrial electrical controls and automation, specializing in machine and control design, programmable logic controller (PLC) and human machine interface (HMI) programming and machine vision inspection.  He received a certificate as a Rockwell Software Solution Provider.