Born and raised in San Francisco, Kelly holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Art History and Arts Management from the University of San Francisco and a Master’s Degree in Art and Museum Studies from Georgetown University. As a graduate student in Washington DC, she worked in the Curatorial Department and Director’s Office of the Phillips Collection, her favorite museum. Prior to Paris, Kelly lived in London for two years, where she worked as a freelance art writer. When not writing, researching, or leading tours, you’ll find her meandering through the Marais with her husband and their little dog.