Kelly McDonald moved to Magnolia 13 years ago. A native Texan, Kelly hails from Quitman, a small town in East Texas. She attended Texas A & M University of Commerce and studied Marketing. She has been a Realtor in the Magnolia and Woodlands area for 13 years and works for Rose Realty. Prior to her success in real estate, she worked in the title business. Her background also includes international work experience in London and South Korea, where she developed written and verbal skills in Korean. She is most proud of her work as a middle school and high school basketball and track coach and considers mentoring teenagers a great honor and responsibility.
Kelly was a member of the 2014 Magnolia ISD Parent Leadership Committee, the 2015 Magnolia Facility Planning Committee, and a member of the ALPHA Academy Campus Improvement Committee for the past three years. In her free time, she enjoys the Rotary Club and serves as President of the Magnolia Rotary Club this year.
She has been married to her husband John for 24 years and has three children, Katie, Jenni, and Johnny. Katie is a 2013 graduate of Magnolia High School and is studying Economics at Bath University in the United Kingdom. Jenni is a 2014 graduate of Magnolia High School and is a collegiate soccer player studying Marketing at Newbury College in Boston. Johnny is a 2017 graduate of Magnolia High School and is studying Engineering at Texas A and M University in Corpus Christi.