Kelsey is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia. She holds a Bachelor of Science in K-12 Special Education along with a Masters of Education in Autism. In Columbia, Kelsey was a member of the Mizzou Ballroom Dance Club and the Mizzou Ballroom Dance Competition Team. She currently works for the Special School District of St. Louis County as an ABA teacher for elementary level students. Kelsey served as an assistant choreographer for two MCCA productions (Barnum! and Godspell) and has performed in many productions with both the MainStage and UpStage groups. She continues to study ballroom dancing in the St. Louis area.