Kelly Sherman is an artist and strategy consultant. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Massachusetts College of Art & Design in 2002. Her artwork resides in numerous private and public collections, such as the Institute of Contemporary Art | Boston, where she was a recipient of their Foster Prize. Her work can be viewed at the Barbara Krakow Gallery and Center Street Studio.
Kelly is also an innovation and strategy consultant with experience in non-profits, start-ups, and Fortune 500 companies. She helps organizations identify new opportunities, create meaningful change, and position themselves for sustainable growth. She also works with organizations and their staff to help grow their internal capacity for innovation, as well as articulate meaningful innovation and growth strategies. As the co-founder of a start-up, she was a finalist in MassChallenge, the world’s largest start-up accelerator program.
Passionate about art, design, and education, she is an enthusiastic member of MassArt's Alumni Leadership Council and a trustee of the BSA Foundation. She has delivered numerous lectures and workshops on art, innovation, and design thinking at a range of institutions from the Museum of Fine Arts Boston and the Institute of Contemporary Art, to Harvard University and the Darden School of Business.