Co-Global Residential Practice Area Leader
Kelly is a global leader of Gensler’s Residential practice. An established thought leader in the industry and a trusted advisor to development teams worldwide, Kelly carries a reputation for working closely with her clients to generate strategies and solutions that are innovative, resilient, and pragmatic over a diverse range of projects. She is exceptionally passionate about design and its impact on the world, the environment, and, most importantly, the community.
A champion for the power of design to enhance the human experience and build stronger communities, she sought-after speaker and commentator about the future of the built environment.She lends her voice to various industry organizations, including Design Intelligence, the American Institute of Architects (AIA), and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Los Angeles Headquarters Association (LAHQ),Real Estate Technology (RetCon) in addition to industry events.
Kelly mentors the dialogue on the next generation of design professionals. She has servedon the Catholic University of America School of Architecture Board of Advisors and the USC Architectural Guild.