Kelsey joined the U.S. Soccer Foundation in September 2019 as a Program Operations Fellow. She previously worked as a Graduate Assistant for Villanova University’s track and field program to support the development of student-athletes throughout their collegiate careers. Kelsey competed as a track athlete before this role and earned junior national titles in the 1500 meters. Her athletic background and teaching experiences in South Africa and Kenya drive her passion for sports-based youth development. Kelsey graduated from Villanova in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science and completed a Master of Public Administration at Villanova in 2019.