Kelly Ivey serves as the Coalition Director. She has lived in Decatur Township her entire life and has made this community her home. Kelly loves the small town feel of the township and the close-knit community. Kelly tragically lost her niece, Alison, to an overdose in 2017. She knew then that she needed to turn her emotions into action and help fight this horrible epidemic. when she tragically lost her niece, Alison, to an overdose. During this time, she decided to join the coalition attending her first meeting in April 2017. She served as Board Vice President in a volunteer capacity before joining our staff team in March of 2019 and taking over her new role in February 2020.
She is excited to be a part of this coalition and hopes that with the effort of everyone involved that we are able to educate, prevent, and aid in the recovery of those affected by addiction. She has been married to her husband, Don for 26 years. They have two children, Donnie (25) and Morgan (17). In addition to her passionate work with the Decatur Township Drug-Free Coalition, Kelly is the co-owner of Creative Gatherings.