Kelsey Lee holds an AA in Psychology and BA in Advertising, recognized through numerous awards from CBS, Philadelphia Weekly, Philly Ad Club, and The Creative Kids Club. Motivated by the accomplishment of bringing people together, Kelsey is particularly sought out for her expertise in creating partnerships and trade agreements, accompanied by an international rolodex of business relationships. Her successes have been featured by numerous media outlets including Philly.com, Fourteenth Street Magazine, PhillyVoice, Philadelphia Magazine, and Generocity.org.
Kelsey assisted in the development and growth of several startups but also the production of numerous music and arts festivals and organizations of her own. At age 22, she founded a PA registered 501c3 nonprofit organization, The Philadelphia Spin Coalition (SpinCo), which has seen over 5,000 students participate to date (2019) working with Philadelphia’s most prominent organizations including Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and several Police Districts. This was accelerated by her 6-year career as an Advertising Executive beginning with CBS/ KYW Newsradio, Philadelphia Weekly, and RentPath before transitioning to Business Development Management as a project-based contractor. At PhillyKelsey & Co, she serves the real estate industry as an investor, licensed expediter, and waste diversion specialist cutting and recouping expenses for ‘green’ commercial development projects. Kelsey is guided by her moral compass: to change the lives of many through the initiation and rehabilitation of for-profit and nonprofit organizations that strive for social and environmental impact.