Kelly is committed to supporting the Authentically American® brand by promoting the important ideals of job creation, giving back and Made in USA through sales and business development. She earned a BS in education from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and served in the field of Adventure-Based Counseling.
During the many moves of Dean's military service, Kelly was employed as a sales associate and won numerous national awards. Kelly embodies the spirit of “giving back.” She attended Bethel Seminary and has served in a variety of women's ministry roles across the US. She also was the catalyst for the adoption of their youngest child, Eskel, who was born in Ethiopia. Dean and Kelly are active in their church and community.