Kellie is a graduate of the University of Hawai'i at Hilo with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art.
She has spent the past several years doing freelance graphic design work as well as designing for various University of Hawai'i at Hilo organizations. She can currently be found teaching art at Waiakeawaena Elementary School, the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo College of Continuing Education and Community Service, as well as part of the E.B. DeSilva Elementary School EdVenture Afterschool Enrichment Program.
In addition to teaching, and her digital design work, Kellie is also a freelance artist with a passion for drawing and painting.