Kelly J. Reaves


Kelly is a Senior Executive Assistant at Wellspring Associates with more than 20 years of experience working with affluent families in the financial and estate planning industry. She works with Byron Thorsen on matters pertaining to estate, charitable and business succession planning. Kelly is also responsible for performing a host of key functions necessary to ensure the smooth execution of day-to-day Wellspring Associates operations.

During her childhood, Kelly’s father was employed by Bell Helicopter and her family moved to Iran, where Kelly attended the Tehran American School. They fled Iran during the revolution and made their home in Waxahachie, Texas.

Kelly attended Jacksonville Baptist College and Trinity Valley Community College where she was a member of Phi Theta Kappa and also on the National Deans List. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, singing and traveling. Kelly is especially fond of outdoor activities, particularly, fishing, camping and hunting. Kelly is the proud mother of one son, Gavin, who lives in the Dallas area.