Kelli J. Ward
Kelli J. Ward is native of Jackson, MS, but resides in St. Louis and has for the majority of her formative years. She is a proud graduate of Hazelwood East High School and Jackson State University, where she received a B.A. in Educational Technology. Employed with the Ferguson-Florissant School District, Kelli has over 15 years of service. Kelli is an active member of the New Sunny Mount Missionary Baptist Church, where she effects positive change and engagement as a trustee, co-chairperson for the Board of Christian Ministry, and lends her talents and time to several other ministries, in various capacities. Kelli devotes her time to several local chapters of national organizations, such as St. Louis Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and the St. Louis Chapter of the JSU Alumni Association. She serves in a leadership capacity as the chaplain and parliamentarian for the JSU Alumni Association and HBCU Alumni Association, respectively.
When she is not serving others, Kelli enjoys world travel, reading, cooking, and indulging her techy side with the latest gadget. She is a doting aunt to her adorable nieces and nephews as well as world’s best mom to her two fur babies.