Kelley Francis serves as the Vice President of Corporate Relations at the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Director of Construction Coaching for Growth. Kelley is passionate about the intersection of education and entrepreneurship, as well as the advancement of educational and professional opportunities for every individual.
As the VP of Corporate Relations, Kelley is responsible for managing relationships with corporate partners, members, and community leaders and overseeing iHCC membership activities. Kelley has also successfully developed the Center for Hispanic Entrepreneurship Summer Youth Program, ENTERpreneur, working with high school students from the Chicago area.
Kelley grew up in Oak Lawn, IL and graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she majored in Spanish and Business Administration with a concentration in International Business. In her free time, Kelley enjoys traveling, spending time with her dogs and family, and going to theatre and musical productions.