Kelly is an optimization enthusiast currently focusing her efforts on fuel cell and electric-vehicle technology. Her research focuses on automating QA/QC testing procedures with code. In her free time, Kelly is a devoted mindfulness curator, budding soup kitchen chef and literature aficionado. Kelly is the winner of several science, music and public-speaking awards, a National Science and Engineering undergraduate research awardee, an associate of the Royal Conservatory of Music, and a first-dan black belt. During the school year, Kelly is a chemical engineering student and is incubated at Velocity at the University of Waterloo.