Kelly was born and raised in Sonoma. She is one of four children in a big Italian family. After graduating from Sonoma High she went on to earn her Associate’s Degree in Education from Santa Rosa Junior College. During that time she was a Sales Manager for a local lighting company where she met her husband Ezra.
In 2003 they relocated to Shasta County where their three sons were born. In 2012 they moved back to Sonoma. Their sons, Dominic, 7th grade, Daniel, 4th grade, and Mason 1st grade, all attend The Presentation School.
Kelly enjoys sports, coaching the 7th grade volleyball team at school and her sons in little league. She also enjoys playing sports herself, hiking, cooking, gardening, working out, reading, and spending time with her family.