Kelly Jenkins

Staff • Residency Program Associate

Kelly Jenkins helps connect Urban Gateways teaching artists with students of all ages through arts programs including residencies and special projects. Prior to this role, Kelly supported educational programs of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras. She previously taught pre-K, general music, and after-school music programs in Oakland, CA and the Berkeley Unified School District, and has been an active musician performing across San Francisco, Chicago, Greece, and China. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Kelly holds a degree from the University of California at Berkeley where she studied music and early childhood education.