v In 1982, Circle K’s 14,500 college men and women are on 800 campuses located in the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Jamaica, Surinam, the Cayman Islands and Mexico.
v The Circle K International Convention is held in Atlanta in 1983 at the Atlanta Marriott (now the Atlanta Sheraton) and is presided over by 1982-83 Circle K International President Dave Kelly
v Susan E. McClernon was elected the first female International President of Circle K International at the 1984 International Convention.
v In 1987, Kiwanis International voted to allow women into Kiwanis clubs.
v George “Dad” Gray appoints Dave Kelly as an Assistant District Administrator in 1989.