Kelly Brown is the Administrative Manager with BrightLine Group. Kelly has a versatile background working in professional services firms and in a technology and entrepreneurship-focused university center. She has significant experience in marketing and communications, project and program management, and operations. She thrives on execution and loves to simply jump in and get things done. At BrightLine Group, Kelly’s efforts include finances, human resources, operations, facilities, marketing, and business development.
Certifications & Education
BS, Journalism, University of Kansas
What was your first job?
Bonanza Steakhouse. After four shifts my supervisor and I both agreed it was not the best fit for a vegetarian, and I returned my polyester uniform.
If you could pick up a new skill in an instant, what would it be?
To be multilingual. I have so much admiration for those who speak more than one language.
What is your favorite band?
U2. I once saw Bono’s molars; I was so close to the stage!
Where did you grow up?
On the banks of the Missouri River in South Dakota.