Kelly Mitchell is an independent wine consultant and educator. She is a wine specialist and sales person, educating consumer audiences on various wine topics and is recognized by the most elite wine buyers and sommeliers as a knowledgeable wine professional.
Kelly is a sales representative for Skurnik Wines & Spirits, an importer and distributor of fine wines and spirits. She continues to study wine through the Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET) at the International Wine Center. Kelly consults as a wine educator on a variety of consumer driven wine topics, as a guest sommelier for wine tastings and events, and as a private consultant for wine enthusiasts and collectors.
Kelly has a B.A. from Spelman College and is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. She holds the WSET Level 2 Certificate in wine education from the International Wine Center. She has a Diploma from the B.N.I.A. in France as a certified expert in Armagnac, France’s oldest brandy. When she is not working in wine Kelly enjoys spin class, yoga, live music, and cooking.