Bachelor of Science in Education, Magna Cum Laude, Georgia Southern University
* Major in Early Childhood Education – Certification P-5
Master of Education in Educational Psychology, University of Georgia
* Concentration in Gifted and Creative Education
* Gifted Certification
Leadership certification, University of Georgia
Reading endorsement, Broward County Schools, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
Kelbaugh has extensive public school experience, both in the classroom and in school administration. She began her career teaching first grade and kindergarten for four years in Georgia before teaching third grade in Broward County, Fla. There, she served as the Lead Teacher, Mentor Teacher and Reading Specialist for two years at Central Charter School in Lauderdale Lakes and and served two years as assistant principal of the school.