Kelly King is owner of Oakwood Development with responsibilities for implementing the overall company strategy of revitalizing urban areas based upon over a decade of asset management across all asset classes. Prior to Oakwood, Ms. King held a real estate sales license (Cassidy Turley, formerly Carter & Colliers International) and worked as Senior Asset Manager for State Street's private equity group, Tuckerman, now a division of Hunt Companies. In addition to managing UBS investments in several states, she was appointed to State Street’s Carpathia Real Estate Advisers to oversee Citigroup Pension Plan investments in AEW, CarVal, GTIS Partners, Landmark and Hines I & II. Before State Street, Ms. King was a Senior Asset Manager at Yale's University Properties group and the Office of New Haven & State Affairs with oversight for the school’s real estate investments and community relations.  Ms. King's career began as Manager of Real Estate for  Loews Corporation.

Ms. King has a BA in English Literature from Wellesley College and MMH in Real Estate from Cornell University's Hotel School.