Kelly grew up in a small no stoplight town in the San Bernardino mountains and has embraced living in a city since she was 18. With a background is in zoology she has been an animal rescuer and zoo keeper. From there she pursued zoo education and transitioned into museum education where she embraced tour writing. To her, tours are lessons on embracing cultures, wildlife, history, and people. She loves taking them and writing them and hopes to help everyone learn more about Los Angeles and its surrounding areas.