As Controller, Kelly oversees the accounting, audit, tax, and cash management activities at The San Diego Foundation. This includes ensuring an appropriate system of accountability and contingency plans designed to mitigate risk as well as enhance the accuracy of the reported financial results.
Prior to joining The Foundation, Kelly has worked in public accounting, auditing in various industries and not-for-profit organizations, and forensic accounting, providing discovery, analysis and presentation of complex financial and economic issues central in litigation matters. From 2007 through 2013, she worked at Scripps Health, managing the accounting for various areas including the five hospitals, 20+ clinics, restricted funds and investments.
Kelly graduated from San Diego State University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of California and is a veteran of the United States Navy.