Kelley’s passion is working with volunteers to achieve fundraising goals by focusing on strengthening organization-public relationships and data. For the last 13 years, she has worked on fundraising through special events in the voluntary health nonprofit arena at both the national and local level. She is now serving as the Northeast Regional Director for the Children's Hunger Alliance. Her other passion is studying the nonprofit sector as a whole, and she obtained her doctoral degree in Public Policy and Administration in early 2016 from Walden University. Originally from the Pittsburgh area, Kelley now lives in Cleveland, Ohio.