Mrs. Kelly Bailey will be joining Summit for the 2018-19 school year as our 7th grade Intro to Algebra and Accelerated Algebra teacher. She is a native Coloradan, and grew up in Evergreen Colorado. She is a graduate of the Metropolitan State College of Denver, where she received her BS in Marketing. While in Denver, Kelly worked as a programmer at NREL, Janus, and Quark. In 2001 she and her husband, Mike, moved to Louisville Kentucky to be around family. While in Louisville for 11 years, she decided teaching was her calling. She received her Masters in Teaching in 2002, from Spalding University, and this year will mark her 16th year in middle school math. She has served for the last 4 years as K-12 Math Department Chair at the Dawson school. Kelly and her husband have two children, Alex who will start her 6th grade year at Summit, and Joe who will be entering 3rd grade in BVSD. She spends her free time reading, hiking, skiing and enjoying friends. She is excited to join the Summit community!