Kelly is the Co-Founder of Landmark Group of Brighton. He began his career as an underwriter and Surety Manager in the Rochester office of The Hartford Insurance Group. After leaving the Hartford, he joined Marsh & McLennan Inc. as Assistant Vice President and Surety/Fidelity Manager. He formed The Landmark Group of Brighton in 1984 and his firm has been providing innovative solutions and comprehensive services beyond what a traditional insurance agency offers ever since. Kelly is a 1972 graduate of St. Anselm College, Manchester NH, BA Economics. He lives in Rochester with his wife Kathy and is very active in the Rochester community as a member of numerous boards and organizations.