Before joining Storbeck/Pimentel and Associates, Kelly worked as a Research Associate at the Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) at the University of Pennsylvania. The Center works to elevate the educational contributions of MSIs and ensure that they are a part of national conversations.
Kelly began her career as a Gates Millennium Scholar and worked as an educator in Houston. She holds certifications in early childhood education through 6th grade and English as a Second Language. She is a native of Detroit.