Amy S. Kelso joined the UNC Charlotte Office of Legal Affairs in September 1997 after clerking for Chief Judge Gerald Arnold at the NC Court of Appeals for two years. As a transactional attorney, she advises University administrators on a variety of legal issues in public higher education law, including policy development, contract drafting and negotiation, student conduct, education abroad, athletics, governance and accountability, and compliance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations. Prior to her legal career, she worked in academic publishing at UNC Press. Kelso received a BA in English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a JD from the University of North Carolina School of Law. She telecommutes from Asheville, NC, and may be reached at her off-campus office via email or phone at 828‑232‑4990.