Kelly is the Founder of the Champion's Mojo Podcast, a former top 20 NCAA Div. 1 Head Swim Coach, she was a top performing sales person for a decade in Pharmaceutical Sales, she is the owner of a 7 figure business, and Co-Founder of a Charity Kelly has a Masters in Education / Sports Psychology from the University of Arkansas & BA degree in Communications / Journalism from NC STATE University.
Kelly is a current Masters Swimming World Record Holder, current US National Record Holder, D1 All-American Swimmer for NC STATE University, Olympic trials qualifier and winner of over 50 open water swim races. She was also a member of the USAT National Team for Aquathlon, winning a Silver medal at the World Championships and she was a USAT Triathlon World Team Member. Kelly's husband Mark is an elite Masters Swimmer as well.
Kelly is a Breast Cancer Survivor. She has survived cancer, Red Skin Syndrome, divorce, a lifetime of struggling with Anxiety and Panic Disorder and has been a care-giver for her Mother who suffered with Alzheimer's and passed away recently. Kelly says that she has survived life's obstacles by using the techniques she learned as a swimmer, athlete and coach and believes athletics can supply a framework for solving anything life throws at us.