Darlene B. Kelly is a retired RN who devoted over three decades to her nursing career, which included a broad range of rewarding experience from direct nursing care and supervision of other nurses to an administrative position which included being the Quality Improvement and Accreditation Licensure Director for a health system. Currently, you will find Darlene volunteering in the community or serving on boards of Christian/health organizations. Darlene volunteers for Fauquier Health, is 1st Vice President of the Northern Virginia Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Fellowship, and and serves as the Vice President of the Fauquier Hospital Auxiliary. Darlene brings her diverse community background to the Mental Health Association’s board, which allows her to continue her passion for helping others. She is married to the love of her life, the Reverend Dr. James R. Kelly, Pastor of Silver Hill Baptist Church. They reside in Warrenton, Virginia and are the parents of five children and nine grandchildren.