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Washington, D.C. 20549




Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section 14(a) of

the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No. )



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Kelly Services, Inc.

(Name of Registrant as Specified In Its Charter)

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  Stockholder Meeting Notice




Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the

Kelly Services, Inc. Stockholder Meeting to be Held on May 19, 2021

Under Securities and Exchange Commission rules, you are receiving this notice that the proxy materials for the annual stockholders’ meeting are available on the Internet. Follow the instructions below to view the materials and vote online or request a copy. The items to be voted on and location of the annual meeting are on the reverse side. Your vote is important!

This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. The 2021 Proxy Statement and the 2020 Annual report to stockholders are available at:









Easy Online Access – View your proxy materials and vote.


Step 1: Go to


Step 2: Click on Cast Your Vote or Request Materials.


Step 3: Follow the instructions on the screen to log in.


Step 4: Make your selections as instructed on each screen for your delivery preferences.


Step 5: Vote your shares.


        When you go online, you can also help the environment by consenting to receive electronic delivery of future materials.






Obtaining a Copy of the Proxy Materials – If you want to receive a copy of the proxy materials, you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. Please make your request as instructed on the reverse side on or before May 9, 2021 to facilitate timely delivery.


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  Stockholder Meeting Notice


Kelly Services, Inc.’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on May 19, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, virtually via the internet at To access the virtual meeting, you must have the information that is printed in the shaded bar located on the reverse side of this form. The password for this meeting is – KELY2021.

Proposals to be voted on at the meeting are listed below along with the Board of Directors’ recommendations.

The Board of Directors recommend a vote FOR all the nominees listed and FOR Proposals 2 and 3:


Election of Directors:


01 - D.R. Parfet


02 - P.W. Quigley


03 - C.M. Adderley


04 - G.S. Adolph


05 - G.S. Corona


06 - R.S. Cubbin


07 - J.E. Dutton


08 - T.B. Larkin


09 - L.A. Murphy


Non-binding advisory vote on executive compensation.


Ratification of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as independent accountants for the 2021 fiscal year.


Transacting any other business as may properly come before the Meeting or any postponement or adjustments thereof.

PLEASE NOTE – YOU CANNOT VOTE BY RETURNING THIS NOTICE. To vote your shares you must go online or request a paper copy of the proxy materials to receive a proxy card.





Here’s how to order a copy of the proxy materials and select delivery preferences:


Current and future delivery requests can be submitted using the options below.


If you request an email copy, you will receive an email with a link to the current meeting materials.


PLEASE NOTE: You must use the number in the shaded bar on the reverse side when requesting a copy of the proxy materials.


–   Internet - Go to Click Cast Your Vote or Request Materials.


–   Phone - Call us free of charge at 1-866-641-4276.


–   Email - Send an email to with “Proxy Materials Kelly Services, Inc.” in the subject line. Include your full name and address, plus the number located in the shaded bar on the reverse side, and state that you want a paper copy of the meeting materials.


     To facilitate timely delivery, all requests for a paper copy of proxy materials must be received by May 9, 2021.