Kelly Fisher

Micro-Community Collaborative Program Director

Kelly A. Fisher, Brigadier General (Retired)

Kelly Ann Fisher Serves as the interim program director and founding member of the San Luis Obispo’s Climate Coalition’s Micro-Community Collaborative Program. The program is designed to promote equity, resilience, and climate protection regionally.

Kelly also serves as a highly qualified expert with the United States Army Senior Education Program, developing curriculum on Women, Peace and Security. Kelly also serves as a Deputy Congressional Director for the United States Women’s Caucus at United Nations and a Board member of the American Red Cross Central Coast Region.

Before devoting her full time to support the promotion of the achievement of UN Sustainability Development Goals, she retired from 40 years of US military service. Her most recent duty assignments include Land  Component Commander of California Army National Guard with concurrent duty as Deputy Commandant – Reserve Affairs United States Army War College. Brigadier General Kelly A. Fisher also served as the special assistant to the Chief of National Guard Bureau, a member of the Department of Defense Joint Chiefs of Staff at the request of the Governor of Wisconsin to conduct a comprehensive assessment of the Wisconsin National Guards Sexual Harassment, Assault, Response and  Prevention Program.