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National Coach Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Kelli!

By Asha Ellison on 01/29/2019 | 2019 National Coach Ambassadors

Meet Kelli McClain! Through her service, coaching and philanthropy, Kelli is committed to building strong, healthy and confident generations of girls! 

Name: Kelli Rose McClain

Occupation: Recreation Service Representative

Location: Denver, CO

Age: 23

Who inspires you? 

Mildred McClain, my mother, is the most inspiring human being I have ever met. The time and attention she gives to those in need is nothing short of inspiring. Additionally, she is the most authentic, and altruistic individual who embodies the true definition of motherly love and care. Her ability to listen is unparalleled and is benefitted by her positive personality and wise approach. She is truly my best friend and inspiration.

Where’s your favorite place in the world?

Honestly, my favorite place is anywhere my dog is when she is extremely happy. She is the biggest ball of joy and absolutely loves the Colorado snow, my favorite place and best days are spent with her.

If you could be any animal, which would you be? 

An elephant

What’s the last book you read?

“A Tribe Called Bliss” by Lori Harder and “Girl Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis

What are you most passionate about?

Helping women of all ages find their purpose and value.

What’s your favorite movie? 

“We Brought a Zoo”

What’s your favorite way to give back to the community?

Giving back in everyday acts of kindness, such as, holding the door open, saying hello, or giving off a smile to a stranger. Anything that is so simply done yet makes the biggest impact on someone’s day is my favorite way to give back. It is the little things that make the greatest difference on a day to day basis.

What show(s) are you currently watching?

The Good Place, Single Parents, Splitting Up Together, The Bachelor, Superstore   & The Office (iconic)

What’s the coolest thing you’re working on right now?

Obtaining my certificate in order to teach first aid & CPR to fellow community members.

Who would you most like to swap places with for a day?

Michelle Obama

What’s the best meal you’ve ever had?

I’ve gotten pretty good at baking pumpkin pies, the last one I baked has to be the best meal (or dessert) I have had in a while. 

If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would you go?

Italy or Hawaii

What’s your hidden talent?

Interior decorating

If you were a crayon, what color would you be?

Golden Yellow

What is your favorite family tradition?

Getting together for the holidays are a tradition in everyone’s family, but Thanksgiving has always been my favorite day to celebrate. Not only because my birthday falls on it every few years, but it is always fun getting to share a meal with my siblings while laughing about the silly things that went on over years past. Those meals will always be my favorite memories.

What is your quote to live by?

“She remembered who she was and the game changed.” -Lalah Delia

 

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Asha Ellison

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Asha is a Girls on the Run coach, writer and communications professional. She believes in inspiring girls to harness the power of their dreams and to live their lives without bounds or limitations. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, serving her community, blogging, traveling and eating too many macarons!

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