Kelli is a passionate, enthusiastic leader with over 10+ years in Human Resources and Talent Acquisition, as well as over 20+ years’ experience serving in operations and support roles in the restaurant/retail industry. Kelli’s career has spanned various concepts ranging from full-service to quick-service restaurants.


Kelli is a proven relationship builder with a desire and passion to create winning teams through understanding existing team dynamics, as well understanding and educating herself in business needs and goals. During her time supporting field operations, Kelli has had the good fortune of partnering with many talented field leaders, and together have created cohesive teams by focusing on coaching, change management, talent management, and engagement.


Kelli has a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies, and is currently taking certification courses for a Coach Practitioner Certification. She is also a proud member of the MN Recruiters Advisory Board.