Kelly Stuart T’97 has almost 20 years of experience building brands and bringing new products to life for consumer goods companies such as Gillette and Procter & Gamble. She is also a mother of two amazing little girls ages six and two.
Kelly is currently launching a new product: Scrub Bugs, surgeon-inspired hand scrubbers for kids. Scrub Bugs are creating an entirely new category of healthy hygiene for kids.
In the first assembly you attend when you arrive at Tuck, the administration describes the backgrounds of your classmates and the two year journey on which you are about to embark. It was at this moment that I realized I was officially part of a very special community filled with incredibly talented and motivated people.
Professor Shank was the most amazing teacher. He was incredibly demanding, but made learning fun. He was a true legend at the school.
The Covered Bridges Half Marathon. It is a beautiful run with strong sense of community.
go to the Quechee Hot Air Balloon Festival.
I am currently launching a product for kids to improve their hand washing effectiveness. Hands are the #1 carriers of sickness causing germs so cleaner hands means healthier kids.
Embracing the concept of servant leadership. It makes teams feel motivated, empowered, and inspired.
I love spending time with my kids and family. I also like to ski, run, and recently I have started to learn how to play squash along with my older daughter.
"It’s My Life" by Bon Jovi. It’s somewhat of a stretch, but for the first time I am jumping off the corporate track to pursue a dream of starting my own business so it is very applicable in that sense.
Figure out what you truly love to do and do it. Once you do this, getting ahead will come naturally.
I am secretly a country music fanatic. It is the only thing I will listen to in the car (and I have a long commute).