She passionately brings creative and data-driven insights to her strategic advice and problem solving on complex projects. Her expertise includes innovation and social impact strategies, service delivery effectiveness, strategic planning, leadership strategies, program design, cost-benefit and impact assessments and organisational alignment.
Kelly has previously been an active election volunteer, having worked on campaigns in Canada and acted as an international election observer. She has also published peer-reviewed research on political behaviour and institutions across OECD countries.
Kelly holds a PhD and a Master of Arts (political and social sciences) from Universitat Pompeu Fabra and a Bachelor of Arts (political science) from York University.
Kelly enjoys spending time outdoors (in three of Toronto's four seasons), riding one of her many bikes, kayaking, relaxing in city parks and travelling to discover interesting topography.