One of the highlights of her work is developing patient relationships and personalizing patient care. Kelly is active on both a national and regional level with professional organizations including the American Dental Hygienist Association, and has served on a national boards exam standards setting committee. She has worked for over 20 years as an examiner for the Western Regional Examining Board where she is presently chair of the Anesthesia Committee. Kelly is also passionate about providing dental care for the needy and looks forward to annually volunteering with the Arizona Mission of Mercy.
Kelly enjoys spending her leisure time with husband Dennis and grown children Nick and Hannah. They can often be found camping, skiing, and hiking on the weekends.