|Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly
for Upper Bann
26 November 2003
|Preceded by||Bríd Rodgers|
3 September 1959 |
Aghalee, Northern Ireland
|Political party||Social Democratic and Labour Party|
|Residence||Lurgan, County Armagh|
|Alma mater||University of Ulster|
Kelly attended the University of Ulster, Jordanstown.
In May 1993 she was first elected to Craigavon Borough Council for the Loughside District. She served on all committees, and was chair of Technical Services and Environmental Services. In May 1997 she was re-elected to Craigavon Borough. She was elected Deputy Mayor in 1998 and from 1999 to 2000 was the first Nationalist Mayor of Craigavon.
In 2003 Kelly was elected to Northern Ireland Assembly for Upper Bann. She is currently a member of the Northern Ireland Policing Board.
- BBC television programme Northern Ireland Assembly: 31 January 2009
|Mayor of Craigavon
1999 - 2000
|Northern Ireland Assembly|
|MLA for Upper Bann
|Party political offices|
|Deputy Leader of the Social Democratic and Labour Party