Kelly was born in Denver, CO and raised in Mississippi. She completed a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in psychology at the University of Mississippi in 2013 and received a Master’s of Science degree in BehaviorAnalysis from the University of North Texas in 2016. She has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst since October 2016. She gained experience as an ABA therapist for 3 years prior to becoming a BCBA and has worked with children with autism and speech delays within a clinic and in-home setting. She also has experience working with adults with intellectual disabilities in a residential setting. In her free time, Kelly enjoys hiking, cooking, spending time with her family and friends, traveling the world, and playing board games!