Keley Smith | Operations Manager

Keley Smith is operations manager for The Winters Group. In this role, Keley oversees day-to-day operations, including scheduling, new product development and project management. Her professional background consists of organizational planning, budgeting, data entry, project management, new-store openings, store relocations, and staff development. Prior to joining The Winters Group, Keley was employed with Sociédad Texil Lonia, a luxury retail company, where she was operations manager.

Keley takes pride in serving her community by advocating on behalf of adolescents. Since 2010, she has been a frequent volunteer with Sugar Creek Baptist Church outreach program, Urban Camp, a program for youth living in “at risk” environments. She is also a team member of Women of Virtue Pageants which is based in Houston, TX.

Keley is a Cum Laude graduate of Bennett College in Greensboro, NC, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education. She is a Ronald E. McNair Scholar, and has assisted with research projects aimed to improve mathematical education among high school minorities, and analyzed the environmental impact on 3rd and 4th graders.

Keley’s career interests include educational policy, financial literacy, philanthropy, and minority career development. She plans to pursue a Master’s degree in Public Policy.