Prior to joining the hospital in Burbank, Kelly was the Executive VP and COO at St. Mary Medical Center in Apple Valley. From 1997 to 2012, she served at Methodist Hospital of Southern California, ending her tenure as Senior VP and COO.
Kelly earned her Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Cal State Fullerton and Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in finance at Loyola Marymount University.
Kelly has been married to her husband Bruce for twenty-five years and they have a daughter, Nicole, who recently graduated from UC Berkeley. Kelly’s interests include traveling, reading and skiing.
What motivates your desire to give back?
It’s been a privilege for me to be a part of Saint Joseph’s and our community. The most rewarding part of my work is to witness our caregivers and physicians coming together to care for patients with compassion and extraordinary clinical outcomes.
Why are you supporting the medical center?
Advancing our clinical programs ensures we are meeting the needs of our community. Our philanthropic support ensures we have the most advanced equipment, resources and talented staff to fulfill these needs.
Why did you agree to join the foundation board?
I’m impressed by the exceptional talent of the individuals serving the board and our hospital and thrilled to be a part of it.