Encouraged by her father, Ed, Kelli joined the agency full-time in 1991 upon graduation from Texas A&M University. Kelli serves as President and is a very active and respected member of the insurance community. She has formerly served as President of Independent Insurance Agents of Austin (IIAA) and has held numerous IIAA board and committee roles over the years. She is also active and has held various committee positons and task-force appointments in Independent Agents of Texas (IIAT), one of the nation’s largest insurance-focused state associations.
Kelli was instrumental in charting the Applied User Group for San Antonio and Austin Applied users. The group started in 2001 with 10 member agencies and has since grown to over 51 member agencies in Central Texas. Kelli has served on many agent advisory councils including with Travelers, Central and Hartford insurance companies. Kelli holds professional designations, including Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters (CPCU) and Accredited Customer Service Representative (ACSR).
When Kelli is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Brian, and her adult children in Austin, at the family ranch in La Grange, or in College Station at any Texas A&M sporting event.