Kelly is a Senior Associate with RMI's transportation practice. His focus is on consumer mobile applications as a strategy for reducing vehicle miles traveled (VMTs), traffic congestion, and energy use. Kelly joined RMI in July 2014.
Prior to joining RMI's Research & Collaboration program, Kelly was the COO at Bandwagon, a taxi-sharing software startup based in New York City. While at Bandwagon, Kelly led business development and operations. With the CEO, he secured over $1MM in grant funding from NYSERDA and Verizon Communications. Kelly has also worked as a wilderness instructor for the National Outdoor Leadership School and other wilderness education programs, leading expeditions in Alaska and the Canadian Arctic.
- Carleton College, B.A. in English. Prior studies at Deep Springs College.
- "The Problems with Sharing," VICE/Motherboard. January 2014.