Dr. Kelly earned a bachelor of Science in physiology before obtaining a veterinary degree from Michigan State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. She has worked at Lincoln Park Veterinary Hospital since that time. Her education has been furthered by attending numerous professional seminars in abdominal ultrasound, internal medicine, and CO2 laser surgery.
Her free time is spent caring for her children and tending her yard and garden. Dr. Kelly and her husband have two children, Ben and Samantha. Their menagerie of pets include an Aussie mix named Jack, two cats named Steve and Eddy, a pair of guinea pigs, and visually impaired goldfish.