Kelem ButtsActing Director of Charitable Operations at AT&T

Kelem oversees the operation of AT&T's contribution programs, including AT&T's signature initiative, AT&T Aspire. This $350 million investment aims to help more students graduate from high school ready for careers and college.

Prior to this role, Kelem worked in the Sustainability Operations group at AT&T and in product management. He has been with AT&T for 13 years. Before joining AT&T, Kelem spent ten years as a sales professional with Procter & Gamble, Abbott Labs, and Mallinckrodt.

Kelem earned his BA from Wesleyan University and his MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas. He enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, their two bulldogs, reading, and watching football.