Originally from Philadelphia, Kelly studied Mechanical Engineering at Villanova University and graduated in 2011. Kelly enlisted as a Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician following his undergrad and served for 6 years. Kelly then interned in Electronic Equities at JPMorgan before matriculating at Wharton where he was an Operations and Marketing duel major. After graduating Wharton, Kelly joined Bain & Co.’s NYC office. At school, he was involved in the Veterans club, served as a Communications Fellow, and was on the Wharton Dean’s Advisory Council.