Doctorate in Law
Graduated Magna Cum Laude at the Pontifical Ateneo Antonianum, Rome. Dissertation Topic: Alienation of Temporal Goods in the Codification of the Legislation of the Church.
Licentiate in Canon Law
Graduated Magna Cum Laude at the Pontifical Ateneo Antonianum, Rome. Dissertation Topic: Alienation of Temporal Goods
Latin Letter Program
Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome.
Masters of Arts, International Affairs
California State University, Sacramento, CA. Thesis Topic: Spain: Formation of a New Democratic Government and Changes in the Economy.
Bachelors of Arts, Spanish; Minor in History
San Diego State University.
University of Madrid, Spain
Through the California State University and University International Programs.
World Campus Afloat (Currently called Semester at Sea)
Chapman College; Orange, CA. Studied in Peru, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Senegal, Morocco, Egypt, Turkey, Spain and Italy.
Kelly E. O'Donnell, JCD has served the following canonical appointments throughout the US, foreign countries, Roman Tribunals and Dicasteries.
Promoter of Justice
Defender of the Bond