Kelly has served at Milford Hills beginning in 2014 as our Director of Youth Ministries.  She loves building relationships with students and connecting to our community of Salisbury.  In June 2017, Kelly was commissioned as a Provisional Deacon of the United Methodist Church and continues to serve our congregation as our first Associate Pastor.  She continues to lead our congregation in ways that promote compassion and justice through preaching, teaching, visitation, and administrative leadership. 

Kelly has a wonderful husband, Jason Shrader, and a young stepdaughter, Landri.  She is a graduate of Western Carolina University with a B.A. in Anthropology and a graduate of Hood Theological Seminary, M.Div.  She hopes to continue to spread the love of Christ to everyone she encounters.  Kelly loves reading, cooking/baking, spending time with her family, and traveling.