BS, UW-Madison (Geography & Environmental Studies)
Kelly grew up in Wisconsin where she spent most of her time outdoors. After graduation, Kelly moved to Sonoma County and fell in love with the diverse landscapes, people, and food. She initially spent 3 years in the wine industry managing data entry, record keeping, and compliance. Kelly became a California Naturalist, which led her to pursue a career that blends her “data nerd” side with her passion for conservation science and connecting people to their environment. As Pepperwood’s Business System Analyst, Kelly provides administrative support to the Operations, Communications, Development team – including scheduling and assisting community rentals and events. In her free time, Kelly loves camping, cooking, and board games.