Joe was a thorough and conscientious editor of The Oceanside/Island Park Herald during the time that I worked with him. He was very serious about community journalism and cognizant of the unique position community papers hold in the broader media milieu.
Public Information Coordinator at Oceanside School District
As Editor at Richner Communications, Joseph Kellard exhibited strong qualities in writing and editing. As his intern, I would meet with Joe each week to proofread and edit weekly articles which he had assigned to me. Joe's proven passion and leadership skills were the qualities that made him not only a remarkable editor, but a terrific mentor as well.
Digital Reporter, News & Lifestyle at ABC News
Joe is a true professional who is dedicated to his craft. Any entity would be fortunate to have Joe as part of their team. He is outstanding writer and is extremely knowledgeable about a multitude of issues facing our communities.
Former Communications Director at New York State Senate