As US Chairman and Managing Partner and Americas Managing Partner, Kelly leads EY in the US and the EY Americas geographic area, which represent more than 71,500 people in member firms in 31 countries.
She is a member of the EY US Executive Committee, the EY Americas Operating Executive and the EY Global Practice Group.
During her 27-year tenure with EY, she has served some of the largest audit and advisory clients and held a variety of leadership roles, including Central Region Managing Partner and EY Americas Vice Chair – Talent.
Kelly has been a US Department of Commerce’s National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship member, Skills for Chicagoland’s Future Trustee, Chicago Field Museum of Natural History Board Member. She received a BA in Accounting from Saint Mary’s College.
How Kelly is building a better working world
“I am honored and humbled to lead an innovative, dynamic and fast-paced organization at an exciting time with an unrelenting focus on helping clients address their toughest challenges and realize their greatest ambitions. At EY, through high-performance teaming and inclusive leadership, we seize the opportunities of our changing world as we keep asking better questions to fulfill our purpose of building a better working world.”