Kelly Largent

Lead Instructor

TRIO Alumni

Kelly Largent is a TRIO alumni who joins Study Smart Tutors from a diverse professional and educational background. Kelly graduated from Adrian College in 2012 with a BS in Athletic Training. She worked as an Athletic Trainer at various colleges, high schools, and health systems for 7 years. While working as an Athletic Trainer, Kelly completed a Master’s of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. During this time, she also began teaching as an Adjunct Professor at Jackson College, where she found her love for education. Kelly has recently begun pursuing a PhD. in Counseling and Psychological Studies with a concentration in Human Services for Student Affairs. Kelly is incredibly passionate about ensuring equal access to educational opportunities for underserved populations, and more specifically, students with disabilities. This passion grows from Kelly’s personal experience as a student with disabilities navigating through higher education and her desire to help other students be successful in achieving their educational goals. Kelly currently lives in Adrian, Michigan, with her husband Tom, their guinea pig: Chandler, and their 3 dogs: Bugsy, Roxy, and Phoebe.