Kellie stated her career with ClubCorp in 1993 at the Fairlane Club in Dearborn, Michigan. Kellie's career path starting out consisting of many different tasks in the Athletic Department with her having to complete a 30 credit internship from Central Michigan University. After her intern was complete, she was hired permanently as the Front Desk & Program Supervisor working her way up through the company. Through the years, Kellie has been the Athletic Director at: The Fairlane Club in Dearborn (1993 - 1998), Michigan, Oak Pointe Country Club in Brighton, Michigan (1998 - 2002) and most recently at Countryside Country Club in Clearwater, Florida (2002 - current).
Kellie has her Bachelor of Arts from Central Michigan University. She majored in Commerical Recreation & Facility Management and minored in Business Management & Dance. Kellie is currently certified through the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA).