Kelli began working with the Parks and Recreation department in 1993 as an intern, and was hired in full time in September of 1998. As Director, Kelli oversees the overall management, budgeting, marketing, staffing, and master plan development of the Department. After obtaining her degree in Community Recreation, Kelli has worked for the Parks and Recreation Departments of Washtenaw County, The City of Saline, and The City of Adrian before settling here in Jackson.
She is a member of the HIO of Jackson, the Jackson 20/20 Recreation and Culture Committee, and also serves as Treasurer for the Jackson Public Schools Bonds Committee.
Kelli is originally from Rochester and Lake Somerset, Michigan, and has lived in Jackson for the last 16 years.