Kelly began her career with CVCA in June 2008. Kelly has worked in the veterinary field since starting her first job in high school as a kennel assistant. She has since accumulated a diverse field of experience, having worked as a general practice office manager, an equine emergency nursing technician and a large & small animal practice technician. Kelly is currently working towards her CPLP (Certified Professional in Learning & Perfomance) accreditation to enhance her contributions to staff development within CVCA. In April of 2010 Kelly was promoted to Team Leader with CVCA and in September of 2017 moved into the Staff Development Coordinator role and became a Certified Professional Trainer . Kelly is an active member of Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club of America and the NorthEast Staffordshire Bull Terrier and SBT rescue, does K9 Agility, Barn Hunt, Nosework and Rally Obedience and enjoys doing stained glass work. Kelly shares her life with her horse “Chimed” (Welsh Cob), dogs: Midge, Dugan, Jemma, Reef and Brena (Staffordshire Bull Terriers) and cat “Fluffy Dan”.