Kelly is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with a Bachelor of Arts in Special Education from Northern Illinois University. She completed her Master of Arts in Special Education- Behavior Intervention Specialist through Trinity Christian College. She was a Special Education Teacher for 3.5 years in Chicago where she taught middle school, high school, and transition-aged students with a variety of disabilities including ASD, developmental disabilities, and intellectual disabilities. Throughout her time as a teacher, she incorporated ABA into her teaching practices. Kelly is passionate about promoting independence in her clients and functional communication training.