Kelly is an experienced non-profit program manager with a background in professional associations and education. She currently serves as the Membership Coordinator at Asset Funders Network where she works with the Membership Director to promote membership engagement and retention and to support grant proposals and fundraising projects.

Prior to joining AFN, Kelly served as the Events and Programs Manager at the Cristo Rey Network where she managed professional development programs and multiple projects across the network of schools. She previously worked at ASCM (formerly APICS) where she planned conferences and worked on special projects with the organization’s strategic alliances. She also previously spent time in the Dominican Republic working in the office of Santiago Christian School.

Kelly is originally from Kansas City but has been living in Chicago for the last decade. She received her bachelor’s degree in Business/Economics and Spanish from Wheaton College. She also holds the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) certification.