Kelly is a junior from Plainfield, Ill. and is majoring in communication science and disorders with a minor in psychology. She plans on attaining a master’s degree in speech-language pathology.
“Mizzou has truly become a home away from home for me,” she says. “Mizzou has an amazing academic support system and has encouraged me to be the best version of myself.”
In addition to serving as an SHP student ambassador, Kelly is a personal assistant for an individual with Down syndrome and also is a research assistant in the Neurogenic Communication Disorders Lab in the Communication Science and Disorders department of the School of Health Professions.