Kelly’s experiences as a professional in the worlds of music, art, dance and theatre span over two decades of art, performance, directing, producing, choreographing and teaching. She has worked internationally as a dance educator, performer and rehearsal director for companies including Outlet Dance, New Dance Group, Doris Humphrey Repertory Company, Joy Kellman, Hudson Vagabond Puppeteers, Motion Pictures Dance Theater Inc. and Shapiro & Smith Dance. Kelly has performed and presented work across the United States, Canada, Europe, Bulgaria, Brazil, Russia, Uzbekistan, Korea and Australia. She has worked as an Assistant Dean for Administrative Affairs, and Associate Professor in the College of Fine Arts and affiliate faculty at the Digital Worlds Institute and Centre for Arts and Healthcare at the University of Florida. Kelly is the Live Arts + Education Coordinator at Salamanca Arts Center.
Curatorial Interests include Contemporary Dance, The diverse dancing body, Arts + Disability, Dance and distributed performance and Dance + Education