Kelly Krause

SXSW Conference Programming Mgr

Kelly Krause is the Conference Programming Manager for SXSW, overseeing both the Style Track of programming, as well as select Strategic Partnerships, and curating Keynote & Featured Sessions. Krause began her career at SXSW in 2010 as the SXSW Interactive Publicist.

Krause values community and connection, and currently serves as a lululemon Ambassador in Austin, where she hosts a monthly speaker series called "In the Practice," featuring creatives who keep wellness at the forefront of business.

Krause is a contributor for Forbes and writes a monthly column for

In 2015 she was recognized by Marie Claire as one of the "50 Most Connected Women in America," and was recently recognized by Tribeza Magazine as a 2018 Driver of Style.

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