Kelly is a proud Hokie! She graduated in 1993 with a B.S. in Business and majored in Management Science – Productions and Operations Management. She was born and raised in Charlottesville and followed in her brother’s footsteps, attending Virginia Tech. Kelly currently serves as an Executive Director for Roanoke City Schools overseeing communications and marketing for the school division, which serves nearly 14,000 students. Prior to her current role, Kelly served for 15 years as the Vice President in charge of marketing, public relations, fundraising, volunteers, and public policy for Goodwill Industries of the Valleys. Kelly has a grown son, and resides in Roanoke with her husband, his two teenage sons, and their rescue fur-babies. A fun fact is that her high school graduation was held in U-Hall at the University of Virginia and her college commencement was in Cassell Coliseum at Virginia Tech!