Kelsey is passionate about healthy living and helping others achieve their own personal goals. She graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in Community Health, and a master’s degree in Health Education and Exercise Psychology. She is currently working towards her PhD and holds a graduate teaching position in the Health Sport and Exercise Science department at KU. She has worked in the nutrition and fitness industry for over five years, and is an ACE certified Personal Trainer, Fitness Nutrition Specialist, and Health Coach. Throughout her years of experience, she has had exposure to a variety of professional experiences including personal training in a large gym setting, community health education in the non-profit sector, medical health education, and strength and conditioning coaching. She specializes in nutrition education and weight management along with small group training, high performance training, and some forms of rehabilitation training. She has owned her own Personal training and Health Coaching business since 2017. She is passionate about educating future nutrition and fitness professionals to strengthen the healthcare system and positively impact individuals and the community around us. Kelsey is a part-time instructor.