Kelly loves research and data. Whether advising clients or working with internal teams, she looks to data to inform everything from strategy to creative direction. A lifelong learner, she is always learning something new—and she brings fresh perspectives to every engagement. Personable and engaging, she connects easily with clients on a professional and personal level. Inside Hinge, Kelly is the client’s tireless advocate, keeping her team focused on each project’s strategic objectives.
Kelly has spent most of her career serving clients at advertising agencies. While she has worked with many professional services industries, she has a special expertise in Technology and Consulting. Before joining Hinge, Kelly held account director positions at McKinney and Black Eye Digital. Kelly has worked on accounts at 14 of the top Fortune 500 companies, including Samsung, Wal-Mart, ExxonMobil, UnitedHealth Group and YUM Brandswhere she was responsible for strategy, brand development, web development, and traditional and digital advertising.
Kelly lives with her husband and two sons in Dallas, Texas. She earned degrees in Economics, Art and Art History from Rice University and has a Masters in Advertising from University of Texas at Austin. In her free time, you will either find her with a paintbrush in hand, at an art museum or on a plane traveling to a new destination.