Kelly has been practising law for over 30 years, first as a sole practitioner and presently with Browne Associates. She has always had a love of singing and musical theatre. Kelly has sung in choirs since she was a child and has been a choir director for 28 years, she served as music director for many of the PACE musical productions in the Sooke School District and has been involved with the Victoria Operatic Society for a number of years. Kelly has been involved with a number of charities and not-for-profit organizations, and received national recognition for her work as an executive director. She is excited and passionate about her work with the Canadian College of Performing Arts and the opportunity to help students pursue their passion for the performing arts.