Kelly was nominated by Mike Jones for being devoted to the running community in Alexander & Catawba Counties. He believes in running so much that he started RunTimeRaces to have a race direction and administration company for runners by runners. He puts on absolutely ﬁrst class events, and is always ready to help those in the community who need his assistance. Kelly is a Marine, and a NC Highway Patrol Sergeant. Somehow, he manages being a father to three beautiful children, a husband to a wonderful wife, and have two full time jobs while continuing to train for ultra marathons.