Prior to joining ghSMART, Kelly was the Executive Assistant to the CEO of Marklund, a nonprofit organization that serves individuals with profound developmental disabilities. In addition to supporting the CEO, she assisted the Development, Finance, HR, and Marketing departments with special projects, including the development of a new logo and the creation of an online portal for the Board of Directors. Prior to Marklund, Kelly spent nearly eight years at The Boston Consulting Group in Chicago, supporting Principals and Partners in the Healthcare and Industrial Goods industries.
Kelly holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Illinois State University. She resides in Saint Charles, Illinois with her husband, son, and one-eyed cat. She remembers once enjoying reading things other than mommy blogs, writing things other than grocery lists, and traveling to places other than Target.