Executive Leadership and Strategy

Kelly Matthews Hopkins

Vice Chair, Commercialization & Economic Development Committee, Board of Trustees, UNC-Chapel Hill

Kelly is a life and development coach in Charlotte, NC. She is an active volunteer both in Charlotte and Florida. She serves as a trustee of the Henry Morrison Flagler Museum and of the Relgalf Charitable Foundation, located in South Florida. Kelly founded and is currently a member of the Whitehall Society of the Flagler Museum. She serves as an advisory member of the Mint Museum Auxiliary in Charlotte, NC.

Kelly received a M.S. in organization development at the McColl School of Business at Queens University in Charlotte. She is a member of the Hull Fellows class of 2013 through the Southeastern Council of Foundations.  Kelly received her bachelor’s degree in education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Formerly, Kelly was an elementary school teacher in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System for six years. Kelly is married to Rick, also a University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill graduate, and they have two children.