Kelsey Ogletree joined Illinois Meetings + Events as editor in December 2017. Prior to this role, she was editor-in-chief with Connect Meetings. She’s a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. Although she originally landed in the meetings and events world by accident, she's grown passionate about the industry and telling the stories of those who make it so great. Originally from Conrad, Montana, she now lives in Chicago.