Jillian Kelly

Vice President, Impact

Jillian joined Next50 in March 2021 and is now the Vice President of Impact. In this role, she oversees Next50’s impact department, ensuring that grants and other investments align for maximum impact and support a community where older adults thrive.

Jillian’s career has been focused on improving the experience of aging in Colorado, and her past work has been in nonprofit and government settings working with programming for older adults and their caregivers. Jillian received both her Bachelor of Social Work and Master of Social Work degrees from Colorado State University. She completed a fellowship in gerontological social work during her master’s program and holds a LCSW.

She is a native of Colorado and is kept busy outside of work by two young daughters.