Kelly is responsible for the marketing strategy aimed at conveying the value of NCIDQ certification, strategic partnerships, advocacy communications, and overall stakeholder engagement, while overseeing and improving the effectiveness of organizational operations. She brings to this role nearly 20 years of marketing experience. Previously, Kelly led marketing and communications for Studio Theatre, the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and the Washington Wizards, where she won five National Capital Region Emmy Awards for marketing campaigns.
Kelly earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in New York City.
Kelly enjoys combining her love of travel with her passion and interest in wine. She’s visited wineries and vineyards in the US and abroad, including Italy, Argentina, Spain, Greece, South Africa, and Portugal.