Director of Federal and State Affairs at the Secular Coalition for America. Kelly Damerow joined the Secular Coalition as Research and Advocacy Manager in the spring of 2012. Born and raised in Florida, Kelly received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Education and her Juris Doctor degree in law from the University of Florida. She was admitted to the Florida Bar in the fall of 2011. Prior to joining the Secular Coalition, Kelly was a Legal Fellow in the American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center.