Kelly is a Vice President with First Interstate BancSystem and the Executive Director of the First Interstate BancSystem Foundation. Kelly was a founding board member of two statewide Montana nonprofit organizations – NeighborWorks Montana and the Montana Financial Education Coalition, of which she is still a board member. Kelly has served on the boards of Philanthropy Northwest and the Montana Nonprofit Association. She is also a member of Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, Council on Foundation and Philanthropy Northwest. Kelly is a graduate of the University of Montana’s School of Business Administration and the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University - Governing the Family Business.