About De'Von

Court Administrator

De'Von Kissick Kelly is the Court Administrator for the City of Boulder Municipal Court. Prior to her promotion to Court Administrator in 2023, Kissick Kelly served as deputy court administrator with the city. In this role, she provided oversight of several important components of Boulder Municipal Court, including the creation of the innovative community court model that balances compassionate support with accountability for vulnerable community members. Prior to entering local government, Kissick Kelly served the public through nonprofit advocacy and support for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Kissick Kelly has a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice and a Master of Arts degree in adult and community education, both from Ball State University. Her work experience includes three years as executive director of the Women’s Resource Center and nine years as outreach services manager for The Julian Center, both in Indianapolis.