Kelly Lange is the Enterprise Procurement Director at Securian Financial. In her role, Kelly leads category managers, procurement operations, and accounts payable professionals. She and her team are responsible for mitigating enterprise risk with third parties, managing the procure-to-pay process, and driving DEI and CSR initiatives with suppliers. She is engaged in the DEI Council, Operational Risk Committee, and Climate Risk Task Force. Kelly started her career in procurement at Remington Products, part of Spectrum Brands in Madison, WI. She expanded her sourcing responsibilities there before moving to Minnesota, and Valspar/Sherwin Williams, leading specialty chemicals and indirect sourcing teams. She joined Securian Financial in 2018.
Kelly holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a bachelor’s degree in business administration, international business and marketing, from UW-Madison. She is an active supporter of and participant in the local community and regularly volunteers with several non-profit organizations.