Kelly has been dancing at Abingdon Dance Studios since she was 10 years old, taking part in many shows, displays and exams.
Kelly trained for her first teaching qualification in freestyle with Liz in 2008.
Since then she started teaching at the studios in 2009 once she finished studying at Bournemouth university.
Since then Kelly has taken her Licentiate Freestyle, salsa Diploma, Associated Latin American, Associate classical sequence, pre Associate Ballroom, she is currently taking the modular exams for Licentiate classical sequence.
Kelly currently works full time as a 999 call taker for the ambulance services, but takes private lessons between shifts, and covers for the other teachers when needed.
Kelly says “I love dance, and love that I can still teach in between working my full time job. I especially enjoy teaching couples their first wedding dance; and it’s even better when they come back for more to learn other styles of dance once married