Michael Kelley


Michael founded Show Me Victories in 2010. SMV has quickly grown into one of the preeminent political and marketing consulting firms in the midwest.

Michael has an extensive background in politics at the local, regional, state and federal levels. Michael is a former executive director for the Missouri Democratic Party and former political director for the Missouri AFL-CIO. Michael has worked on numerous candidate and issue campaigns in various capacities from consultant, advance specialist, spokesperson/ communications, field manager, and campaign manager. Candidate campaigns include: Dick Gephardt (Congressional and Presidential), Senator Claire McCaskill, and Governor Bob Holden.

Michael is a regular host of a political issues program on KMOX Radio in the Midwest and a weekly Sunday political show on St. Louis’ Fox 2.

Hometown: St. Louis, MO
First Campaign: Dick Gephardt for Congress
Campaign Walk-Out Song: City of Blinding Lights, U2