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Kelly Edwards

kedwards.jpgKelly Edwards started learning to play piano when she was 5 years old. She studied under local teacher, Marsha Carter, and continued into her college years at Gardner-Webb University. She graduated in 2001 with a bachelor's degree in Religion and a minor in Music. Kelly is a member of Grace Covenant Church in Kannapolis where she is the church keyboardist and a vocalist on the worship team. She is a native of China Grove, North Carolina.

Kelly and husband, David, make their living working in music as teachers, worshippers, and performers. They live in Salisbury with their two children, Victoria  & Jonathan. Their website is


1993-1997                  South Rowan High School           China Grove, NC
High School Diploma

1997-1998                  UNC-Charlotte                             Charlotte, NC                   1998-2001                  Gardner-Webb University            Shelby, NC
B.S. Religion; Music Minor

Work experience

2009-present                 Psalmist Workshop                   Salisbury, NC
Private Lessons Instructor (self-employment)

  • Private music lessons in piano and voice
  • Planning, organizing, and teaching lessons

2004-present                 CommunityOne Bank                China Grove, NC
Customer Service Representative

Volunteer Experience

2006-present Ministry Volunteer

  • Assisted husband in various aspects of youth ministry, ‘06-‘09
  • Worship team, piano and vocals

2002-2003 Foreign Mission Ministry

  • Long-term mission work in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Children's ministry and education
  • Worship team development


Spending time with family, reading, walking/exercising