Kelly Schmitt

President & Chief Financial Officer, Benevity
Benevity: Getting Down to Business

Kelly is our President and Chief Financial Officer with 20 years of experience in growth company finance. At Benevity, Kelly oversees the Finance, Operations, Marketing, Sales, Client Success and Legal functions. You can also find her at the helm of strategic initiatives that are focused on bringing greater innovation and scale to our enterprise-grade systems and furthering Benevity’s industry-leading security and compliance, cause vetting, and donation management and disbursement processes.

Instrumental in leading our business continuity efforts during the global pandemic, Kelly’s authenticity, passion and commitment to our people, culture and processes ensured we were able to support our client community to activate their global response efforts with zero disruption.

As a mother of two children under five, Kelly is passionate about childhood learning and development, serving on the board of the Calgary Science Centre and also backing causes that support women and children. Benevity’s social mission, combined with Kelly’s rigorous workout regime, gives her the energy to drive toward greatness in both her personal and professional passions.

Kelly Schmitt