Kelly graduated with her BA and MA from Youngstown State University. She received her MFA from the Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts program where she studied Creative Non-fiction and Memoir. She is a poet, essayist and playwright. She has taught for many years at YSU, at Hiram, in arts education programs, and in Mahoning County’s juvenile justice system.
- M.F.A., Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts
- M.A., Youngstown State University
- B.A., Youngstown State University
- Bancroft, Kelly. (2021). “Two Dreams of the Afterlife.” BlazeVOX.