Kelly Morgan Epting is the Associate Vice President for Finance at the University of South Carolina. She supports the day-to-day and long-term budget planning for the university. She also serves as the Chief Operating Officer of the South Carolina Research Foundation. Prior to joining Administration and Finance, Kelly worked at USC in other financial roles in the Office of Research, the Darla Moore School of Business, and the School of Medicine. Her experiences have ranged from daily operations and planning to in-depth financial modeling and reporting of tuition, research, endowment, and clinical dollars. Kelly also spent several years with the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine as an Administrative Projects Specialist.
Kelly began her career in auditing with Deloitte. She has a BA in accounting from Furman University and an MBA from the Darla Moore School of Business. She is a licensed CPA and lives in Columbia with her husband and three children.