Kelly Shockley is director of marketing and development for Welvista, a nonprofit providing access to health services for uninsured and underserved South Carolinians.
Based in Columbia, Welvista operates one of the nation’s largest mail-order pharmacies providing free medications and in 2019 filled more than 300,000 prescriptions for the needy in the state. Its pediatric dental program provided care for almost 17,000 students.
Kelly’s duties include generating financial support through grants, fundraisers and other sources as well as raising public awareness of Welvista’s mission.
She has a journalism degree from the University of Georgia and previously worked at EW Bullock Associates advertising and as an independent marketing consultant.
Kelly is a graduate of Leadership Pensacola in Florida and is on the board of the Skyhawk Club, the athletic booster organization at Hammond School in Columbia.