Kelly has been an academic advisor at Purdue since 2007. As an advisor she has been with the Department of Technology Leadership & Innovation since October of 2013. Before this role she worked as an academic advisor with the Krannert School of Management for 5 ½ years and in the Center for Pre-Professional Advising. As an advisor she counsels undergraduate students on the Organizational Leadership plans of study, course selection, registration, and career planning.
She has taught EDPS 10500, OLS 49101 and she was the course coordinator/instructor for MGMT 10000 for five years.
In 2014-2015 Kelly was the Chair of PACADA, Purdue Academic Advising Association and is a member of NACADA, National Academic Advising Association. She is currently the NACADA Region 5 Indiana State Liaison. She has presented at both regional and annual NACADA conferences.