Kelly is an approachable and empowering Coach helping people to grow both professionally and personally based on their goals. Kelly works with individuals to become more self-aware, to identify and unblock the obstacles in their path, and to leverage their unique strengths and abilities to allow them to experience more rewarding careers and lives.
Prior to becoming a Coach, Kelly was an advertising executive with 25+ years of agency experience in marketing communications at agencies including Ogilvy and Mather Direct, Fallon, MRM McCann, and Colle McVoy. Kelly worked on U.S. and global brands of companies including AT&T, BMW, General Mills, Nestle Purina, Elanco, and USA Swimming. Kelly thrived on being a champion for her clients’ brands, being a strategic partner, and bringing together integrated agency teams to create great work that delivered results. One of her passions was growing and developing her highly effective teams.
Kelly is currently pursuing her certification at iPEC (Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching), one of the world’s first and largest coaching schools accredited by the International Coach Federation. She is also a member of the International Coaching Federation.
Kelly grew up in New Jersey, received a BA from Lafayette College and started her career in New York City, before moving to Minneapolis over 20 years ago. She now resides in Saint Paul, MN with her husband and two sons. A quiet moment is a walk with her dog, Monroe.