Company/Organization/Educational Entity: Alliance for Strong Families and Communities
Bio: Kelly is the Director of Impact for Educational Success at the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities. In this role she supports education stakeholders across the Alliance’s national network of community-based organizations. Kelly has led social sector professionals through learning opportunities and design sessions, and has a background in quality improvement systems in education. Prior to joining the Alliance, Kelly was an applied researcher in the School of Education at the University of Pittsburgh. There she partnered with practitioners, policy-makers, and community members to infuse the theory, research, and best practices of developmental psychology into local, state-wide, and national initiatives.