Beth Kelly


Beth Kelly has been providing HR leadership to organizations for more than 30 years, including roles as a senior human resources executive where she has helped to drive human resource strategies and best practices for rapidly growing businesses. In 2013, Beth founded HR Collaborative and has helped to create outstanding work environments for organizations throughout the region.

Additional HR Experience

  • Connexsource, Partner
  • Crandall/Partners, Managing Director
  • Employee Assistance Center, Director
  • D&W Food Centers (now SpartanNash), Vice President of Human Resources
  • Cascade Engineering, Vice President of Human Resources
  • Foremost Insurance (now Farmers), Human Resources Representative


  • Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), HR Certification Institute


  • The EE Gap: HR for Small Business Success, Black Lake Press, 2013

Leadership & Volunteering

  • Clark Retirement Community, Board Member
  • Custom Profile, Inc., Board Member

Teaching & Lecturing

  • Adjunct professor at Calvin College
  • Adjunct professor at Davenport University