Colleen Kelly, The Host

Colleen Kelly has delivered over 50 million impressions through television, print, radio, and digital media. She is Host, Creator, and Executive Producer of the popular Emmy-nominated National PBS Television Series, Family Travel with Colleen Kelly, which airs in over 94% of the country to 19.6 million viewers, and of the digital brand and radio show, Round Trip with Colleen Kelly. As an Emmy-nominated executive producer, travel expert, engaging television personality, and seasoned radio talk show host, Kelly has worked with clients all around the world, internationally and domestically, while producing content of the highest level of production for National Geographic, Travel + Leisure, PBS, Travel Channel, and Parents.

Kelly is also a globally recognized brand influencer and keynote speaker who has worked with well-known brands, including Carnival Cruise Lines, State Farm, and hundreds of domestic CVBs and international tourist boards, such as Switzerland Tourism, VisitBritain, Tourism Ireland, and many more.

Parent, travel writer, and seasoned traveler, Colleen Kelly grew up traveling all over the world.  She has experienced the United States from coast to coast, and her vast knowledge of travel brought her to realize the need for a new kind of travel experience and focus—one that is centered around the family.

As a family travel expert, Colleen doesn’t miss a beat as she offers her personalized tips to parents.  Her fun-loving personality pulsates through every moment of the show.  She is the ultimate modern-day parent who isn’t afraid to kick back, get a little messy, and have fun!

Family Travel with Colleen Kelly

Host and Travel Guide Colleen Kelly explores must-see locations & attractions throughout the U.S. and abroad, sharing expert travel tips and insights to create easier family vacations filled with once-in-a-lifetime memories. 

Airing nationally on American Public Television, each 30-minute episode offers a personalized, exclusive behind-the-scenes tour with an upbeat, high-energy delivery and pace that engages viewers from the start. Starting in Fall 2013, today the show is entering production of its 8th season.

About Kelly Media

Kelly Media Productions

Kelly Media Productions, LLC, is a creative and innovative multimedia production company, specializing in the television industry. With a strong background in travel-related video, television, and tourism, Kelly Media leverages its collective expertise to tell engaging and memorable stories. Having lived and worked internationally, President Colleen Kelly believes that visual communication breaks all barriers uniting all viewers. Whether it is local, national, or an international production, Kelly Media excels at building bridges to desired audiences.


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