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Kelly Durham - Senior Learning and Development Specialist 

Kelly Durham is a Senior Learning and Development Specialist for Markel Corporation where she has been employed since 2007.  She has broad responsibilities for learning initiatives and programs for Markel’s US and Bermuda offices including many company-wide programs such as performance management, The Institutes classes, leadership development, onboarding, compliance, and management of the LMS.     

She has experience developing, managing, and delivering training content for virtual learning programs, online learning courses and classroom instruction in addition to all training support activities and has been a Talent Development Business Partner for the claims and accounting departments.      

Outside of work, Kelly is an active SITE member who currently serves as the Virginia State Director.  She also enjoys competitive running, and is an active fundraiser for Massey Cancer Center in Richmond, VA for which she has won numerous awards and raised over $90,000.  She also enjoys cheering on her alma mater, UVA Cavaliers’ athletics, and spending time away from work with her husband and two sons, Tucker and Patrick.