Born and raised in suburban Detroit, Kelly is an energetic, passionate professional dedicated to helping others find their divine life purpose and live happy, fulfilled lives. Kelly combines her educational background, global perspective and experience in Corporate America as well as an entrepreneur to help others find solutions to their career and life gaps.
Kelly graduated from Michigan State University with her undergraduate degree in Supply Chain Management and graduate degree in Human Resources and Labor Relations. Kelly was a distinguished honors student at Michigan State, one of which was being honored as the only student commencement speaker at her undergraduate commencement ceremony. Kelly is currently pursuing her Professional Coaching Certificate from the International Coaching Academy, an International Coaching Federation accredited institution.
Kelly has diverse experience from Corporate America working in supply chain management, marketing, sales and strategic human resources roles for Fortune 500 Companies such as Pharmacia (now Pfizer), Eaton Corporation, Hershey Foods and Pulte Homes. Kelly is also a successful entrepreneur, having created a Mary Kay Cosmetics organization from the ground and growing it to a successful international organization and earning many prestigious awards from the company, including Rookie of the Year. After years of coaching and mentoring business owners within Mary Kay, Kelly is combining her professional, educational and social experience to help coach others in living happy and fulfilled lives.
As the daughter of a travel agency owner and flight attendant, Kelly has always had a passion for travel and the people of the world. Kelly has traveled to over 27 countries around the world (including Brazil, Vietnam, Italy and China to name a few), has lived and studied abroad for extended periods (in France and Thailand) and has served as a missionary (with World Vision in Tanzania, Africa). She has built a network of friends and colleagues around the world and has refreshing perspective and respect for cultures different from her own. Kelly is a native English speaker, however she also is proficient in French and has a strong understanding of the Spanish language.