Laurel Kelly was Elected in 1992, Re-Elected in 1996, 2000 and 2004. Her background includes: 23 total years in Martin County as a real estate appraiser and consultant for commercial, residential, industrial and agriculture properties; 18 years with Martin County Property Appraiser's Office; and 5 years in the private sector preparing appraisals and providing consultation. Her education & professional designations include: Numerous technical and management courses through Florida State University Center for Public Management, the Appraisal Institute, and the International Association of Assessing Officers; State Certified General Appraiser (License #0000927); and Certified Florida Appraiser. Ms. Kelly's Professional Experience includes: Past President of the Florida Association Of Property Appraisers; Associate Member of the Appraisal Institute; and Member of the International Association Of Assessing Officers. She is involved in her community with the following organizations: United Way Board Member; Molly's House Board Member; Soroptimist Member; Leadership Martin County Graduate & Alumni Member; and a March Of Dimes Volunteer.