Kelley graduated from Southern Methodist University in 1994 with a BA in Communication Arts. She was a TV/Film Editor in Los Angeles, editing and managing post production of feature films, music videos, documentaries, and promotional reels for major studios.
Kelley then decided to pursue her passion in nutrition and earned a Master's Degree in Human Nutrition in 2003 from Colorado State University, completing a special Interdisciplinary Studies Program in Exercise Science and Nutrition.
Kelley’s professional experience includes one-on-one nutrition counseling for a variety of health issues both privately and in a medical practice setting with HealthMark of Denver. She also taught Lifestyle Change/Weight Loss classes through the Colorado Health Sciences Center. After moving to Naples, Kelley worked as a Clinical Dietitian at NCH.
In addition to her work with clients and patients, Kelley has served on the faculty of four colleges in Denver and San Antonio. She taught, and in several cases developed, nutrition and kinesiology courses, at both the undergraduate and graduate school levels.
Kelley is also the owner of Honor Yoga Naples, eco-friendly yoga studios offering a variety of yoga classes, aerial yoga, yogabarre, and meditation.
Kelley is a Registered Dietitian (National Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics) and a Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (Florida Department of Health). She offers private and group nutrition counseling, as well as corporate presentations.
Kelley Kiernan, MS, RD, LDN