Kelly Walther is a native Oregonian and both she and her son graduated from Sprague high school in Salem. Kelly is also a proud, third-generation Oregon State University alum. Her first OSU football game was at three weeks of age with her parents… in the student section!
Kelly Walther owns Grant Services of Oregon, Inc. G$O has won millions of dollars for clients and specializes in program and project development, identifying funding sources, budget analysis, grant writing, grant administration, strategic planning and strengthening organizational structures. G$O also coaches and mentors Boards, Executive Directors, staff and volunteers. Grant Services of Oregon, Inc. positions clients to be as attractive to funders as possible.
A lifelong volunteer, Kelly is a Keizer Rotarian and currently serves on the Board of the Oregon State Fair Foundation, the Board of the Keizer Community Foundation and the budget committee for the Keizer Fire District. She is a past president of the Keizer Chamber of Commerce, past chair of the Marion County Fair and has been responsible for a variety of community events. Kelly is a recipient of the Marion County Outstanding Volunteer award and holds a current State of Oregon teaching license.