Kellie was born and raised in the Point Place/Shoreland community. She attended St. John’s Elementary School and then Central Catholic. She graduated from Heidelberg University with a bachelor’s degree, double majoring in Accounting and Business. She continued her education at Heidelberg University earning her Master in Business Administration.
Kellie has over 30 years of accounting/business experience, including HR, and over 20 years of management experience. She is currently the Chief Financial Officer for a large nonprofit and also co-owns an estate sale business. She has worked in many different industries throughout her career including Ernst and Young, Sunoco, First Solar, and Lucas County Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Kellie has served on volunteer boards and enjoys giving back by volunteering in her community. She also helps run a volunteer organization called L.E.G.S which sponsors the Miss Point Place/Shoreland contest and Christmas Parade. She is a member of the Point Place Business Association, Toledo Rotary, and Ottawa River Yacht Club.
Kellie is married, to Ward, and has two children and several fur babies. Her son, Jacob is in his last year of medical school and her daughter, Jordan, is a nursing assistant at a nursing home. In her spare time, she enjoys boating, travel, and spending time with her family.