Kelly Dowd is an innovation and design strategist based in Washington, DC. He serves as an innovation consultant with KPMG Ignition in Chicago. Kelly's current role requires him to leverage his diverse industry knowledge to facilitate conversations with business executives to align their strategic visions and make recommendations based on KPMG points of views and intelligence. Kelly has been a part of the Live Arts community since 2016 as a dedicated volunteer and performer in DREAMGIRLS. Kelly is a member of the DEI strategy team and is overjoyed to serve as a board member for a community he calls home.