Kelly re-joined Paragon in October, 2010 as our Executive Meddler. She worked at Paragon along with her siblings (John, her brother, is the current president of Paragon) during the summers while growing up.
Kelly’s background is in accounting; she worked at two major accounting firms after graduating from Texas A&M University in 1994. She works part time at Paragon assisting with special projects.
What do you do outside Paragon?
I am the mother of three active boys ages 8, 9, and 12. They keep me busy! My husband, Steve, and I enjoy being outdoors with them. Our weekends are either spent fishing, hunting, and riding ATV’s or at baseball games, basketball games, and Boy Scout activities. During my rare quiet time, I catch up on my reading.
What do you find most interesting about kilns?
They have an incredible number of different uses. It is amazing what people can create and do with kilns.
What are your favorite types of kiln-fired ware?
Bling! I love to wear unique pieces of art.
What do you love most about working at Paragon?
No doubt that the best part is the people. We are a family made up of diverse and interesting people. Everybody plays an integral role in serving the customer.