Kellie started swimming at the age 11; her first swim coach was Moe! She swam club for the Fresno Dolphins Swim Team. After she graduated from Central High School, where she was a 4 year varsity athlete in both swimming and water polo; she continued onto Fresno City where she played water polo for 2 years. This summer she got married to water polo coach, Michael Hickey, and they have a Boxer pup named Scully. She has had the privilege for working with Norm and Moe for the past 4 years.