As part of our Operating Team, Kelly works directly with the senior management teams of Monomoy's portfolio companies to develop and execute our value creation initiatives. Prior to joining Monomoy, Kelly led the Internal Audit departments of two global public companies and spent 11 years in public accounting with Big Four and regional firms. While working in public accounting and industry, Kelly was an adjunct professor in the Colleges of Business at Eastern Kentucky University and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga teaching Auditing and Principles of Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant and received Bachelors and Masters degrees in Accounting from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Kelly and her husband live on a farm in Kentucky where they recently acquired six cows including a bottle feeder named Hank. Unlike most of the Operating Team, Kelly did not work at Toyota; however, she totaled a Toyota Corolla on April Fool’s day when she was 17 years old.