Kelly graduated from University of Kentucky 2003 - BS in Communications. He was elected to PGA Membership February 2007 and was Greenbrier's Head Golf Professional 2001-07, then Greenbrier Golf & Country Club's Manager 2007-Present. He was KPGA District I director 2007-09 and KPGA Secretary 2009-11 and KPGA Vice-President 2011-Present. Kelly is extremely involved in developing the PGA Junior League Golf for the state of Kentucky and growing the game. He was also proud to be honored with the 2013 Kentucky PGA Golf Professional of the year award.