Kelli extends over 20 years of experience managing global brands and global marketing/advertising, including most recently, five years at Apple where she pioneered the strategic and creative development of value based communications across the company. She led the Marcom team that helped Apple find its public voice around the values it holds dear: environmental responsibility, accessibility for people with disabilities, privacy, education, supplier responsibility, and inclusion and diversity. She built the plans, budgets, teams and processes to support this new work.
Inspired by human connection and the ability to create brand experiences, Stam has always focused on finding ways to give back through her work. From 2011 to 2013, Stam served in the Peace Corps, successfully completing her service in Nicaragua. There she trained teachers and taught high school students in a course in Creativity and Entrepreneurship, designed to empower youth to create their own futures through developing business ideas.
Stam has a BBA in international business and Spanish from the George Washington University. She is the daughter of a former Olympic soccer player and a women’s basketball phenom and the sister of a golf pro. Stam finds inspiration in nature, travel, yoga and tea.