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U.S. House – Illinois 12

Brendan Kelly for Congress

Brendan Kelly for Congress
The grandson of an Army veteran, the son of two lifelong DOD public servants supporting our military and veterans, the son-in-law of an Air Force veteran, the nephew of an Army veteran, the brother to a Navy veteran, the brother-in-law to a Marine Corps veteran and active duty member of the Navy, Brendan is a veteran of the United States Navy himself.
He came to Southern Illinois over thirty years ago when his parents were stationed at Scott Air Force Base.  After graduating from Notre Dame with a ROTC scholarship Brendan was commissioned in the United States Navy. He served in the Middle East and saw firsthand the conditions that have given rise to the global war on terrorism.  He later served on the USS Heron MHC-52 as a surface warfare officer, mine warfare officer, supply officer and voting officer.