Kelly is an entrepreneur and United States Army veteran. He is the CEO of Networking in Memphis, a series of events designed to gather prominent business professionals within the Memphis area. He is the Owner of FireWolf Web Design, a full-scale marketing agency. Fittingly, he is also the Founder and CEO of Memphis Entrepreneurship Academy, a program where children are inspired to develop a healthy lifestyle, creative initiative, entrepreneurship agility and civic literacy in a community environment. Kelly is also a radio talk show host, and sits on the Board of Directors for the Memphis Little League Baseball. He is a graduate of Lemoyne-Owen College with a Bachelor of Education and has received several awards including “Best Social Entrepreneur” from the Tri-State Defender in 2012.
- Areas of expertise: Entrepreneurship, public speaking, marketing, leadership, small business
- Fun fact: Kelly enjoys golfing, fishing, hunting and lifting weights in his spare time
- Other interests: Children, civil rights and social action, economic empowerment, health and politics
Learn more about Memphis Entrepreneurship Academy: http://www.mymeakid.org/