Born in San Diego, California, Kelly
Goldsmith attended high school at La Jolla Country Day School in
California. During those four years, Goldsmith served as class vice
president, class president and student body vice president. She was
also a varsity cheerleader, class homecoming queen and a National
Merit Finalist (having scored 1520 on her SAT).
Graduating in 1997, Goldsmith then attended Duke University, where
she became a proud member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, serving as
social chair and rush chair while working towards her degree in
Graduating from Duke in 2001, Goldsmith recently started a new job
as a behavioral research analyst while she decides where to apply to
graduate school. She has previously worked as a research intern for
a cosmetic company and a chief researcher for a website company. Her
hobbies include lifting weights and crocheting. She also enjoys
singing and performing, having won the role of Abigail Williams in
the 2000 Duke Drama Play The Crucible. An avid traveler, she has
visited over thirty-five countries.
Kelly Goldsmith has one brother, Bryan. Her parents, Lyda and
Marshall, have two dogs, Mandy and Beau. Her birth date is April 27.