Social Worker - Tennessee

Kelly comes to Lifeline as a seasoned adoption advocate and counselor. She has worked for 6 years as an Adoption Counselor, providing in home study and post placement services. She also serves as an Adoption Consultant at her church, leading families through the adoption process. Kelly also recently co-hosted the Think Orphan podcast which focuses on excellence in providing care to vulnerable children around the world. Kelly has her LMSW from the University of Tennessee and her MARE from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She has been married to Jason for 21 years and they have four children, Parker, Emery, Bradley and Judson, whom they adopted from Ethiopia. She enjoys traveling, cooking healthy meals, serving women in her community and can often be found on the sidelines of a soccer field or courtside watching her kids play sports. She lives in Spring Hill, Tennessee, a suburb of Nashville.