As Director, Talent, Kelly Hall leads the selection of BES Fellows and Summer Leaders Interns to found and lead excellent schools. Kelly grew in to this position from her previous of Associate Director, Talent and Recruitment, managing the recruitment efforts for The Fellowship and SLI in the western region. Prior to joining BES, she worked in recruitment and selection at Accelerate Institute, implementing a national recruiting strategy to expand the program to the western region. Before this, Kelly spent three years as a teacher and leader with Teach For America in Los Angeles, CA. Kelly received an M.A. in Urban Educational Policy and Leadership from Loyola Marymount University and a B.S. in Marketing from Azusa Pacific University.