Kelly is a licensed mental health practitioner (LMHP) who is experienced working with individuals of all ages in individual, family and group therapy settings. She graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a Master of Arts in clinical psychology. Kelly completed her Bachelor of Arts in psychology at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
Prior to joining Alivation Research, she worked at a psychiatric medical institute for children focusing extensively on children, adolescents and families. Kelly has more than seven years of experience conducting clinical research trials (pharmaceutical, device and pharmacogenomics). Her passions include research and working clinically with patients by providing therapy to children and families. In her free time, Kelly enjoys hanging out with her family, friends and dog Lexi.