Kelly joined the UMSL recruitment staff in August 2010. She represents UMSL in St. Charles County as well as in the state of Illinois.
Kelly graduated in 2008 from SIU-Edwardsville with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications. She completed her Masters at Illinois State University in May 2010 in Sport Management. During her time at Illinois State University she was a graduate assistant with the Athletic Department and worked with student-athletes in the Athletic Study Center providing assistance with their class work as well as overall life skills. During her undergraduate career, Kelly was a student worker in the Admissions Office at SIU-Edwardsville.
Kelly was a student-athlete and played golf during her time at SIUE. She still enjoys playing today, and loves college basketball and Cardinals baseball. Aside from being an avid sport fan, Kelly loves musicals, concerts, traveling and spending time with family and friends. Kelly is excited to meet with prospective students and inform them of all the exciting opportunities and experiences UMSL has to offer. Kelly thoroughly enjoyed her college career and looks forward to sharing her passion for higher education with high school students.