- BS, MS, PhD at the University of California-Davis
- Computational nuclear physics
Brother Kelley was born and raised in Southeast Idaho. He attended Ricks College and served in the Canada Winnipeg Mission. Brother Kelley completed his education (BS, MS, PhD) at the University of California-Davis, and conducted research in nuclear astrophysics and radiochemistry at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, California. He and his wife Kimberlee have four children. In his spare time, Brother Kelley enjoys reading, music, and outdoor activities.