Director, Commencement & Special Events, Office of Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs
University of California, Irvine

Kelly Carland is the director of commencement and special events for the Office of the Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs at UC Irvine. She manages 10 ceremonies with the help of over 150 volunteers per ceremony from across campus departments. Commencement ceremonies are spread out across four days with approximately 8,000 graduates participating with over 50,000 guests.