Kelly is honored and excited to serve on the AMSA Board of Trustees. She will spend the year assisting Board decisions by being knowledgeable about AMSA’s Constitution, Bylaws and Internal Affairs and Preamble, Purposes, and Principles. Currently, she is preparing for boards and finishing up her second year at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. This past year she Co-Coordinated the AMSA-SOMA Primary Care Interprofessional Leadership Institute and served as President of her local medical chapter. She has also co-coordinated the Empowering Future Physicians Conference on two occasions.
Kelly received her undergraduate degree in Molecular and Microbiology and minor in Women’s Studies, at the University of Central Florida. During her undergraduate career she became heavily involved with AMSA on both a local and national level. She served as her local chapter’s Public Relations Director for a year before serving as President for two years. She also served on the national level as the Pre-medical Gender and Sexuality coordinator as well as a Pre-medical Regional Director. She believes that the AMSA family helped her to realize that she could combine her love of medicine and humanism into one amazing career. Ever since she joined AMSA it has been her home away from home.
In her spare time, Kelly enjoys spending time with her partner and family, reading, running and dancing.