Kelly began her journey into the healing arts when she learned Reiki in 1995. She went onto study massage and graduated from the Heartwood Institute in California in 1997. She has also studied various healing modalities including teachers like Malidoma Some, Eliot Cowan, Lee Albert, Carole Osborne, Gary Strauss, Ryan Halford, Michael Shea, Hilary Garivaltis, the Upledger Institute, and Rose Khalsa. She is licensed in New York and Massachusetts. She has a practice in Chatham NY. She has also worked at the Kripalu Institute of Yoga offering massage and other modalities. She lives Chatham NY with her husband and children.