Kelly joined the NWABR board in 2017, and is a Manager and Regulatory Attorney at Seattle Children’s Research Institute (SCRI). At SCRI, she manages the IACUC, IBC, and some of the IRB staff and processes as part of the Office of Institutional Assurances. She also provides regulatory/legal interpretation and advice to the organization. Kelly originally joined SCRI as a Human Subjects Protection Analyst in the IRB office, and then moved into a management role in 2016.
Kelly earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Washington, and her law degree from Seattle University. She is a member of the Washington State Bar Association.