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Kelly Batten

Chief of Staff
Email: kmbatten@sandiego.gov
Phone: (619) 533-6465

Photo of Kelly Batten, Deputy Chief of Staff

Kelly is the Chief of Staff and oversees policy and outreach activities. Kelly previously served as the consultant for the Smart Growth and Land Use Committee, and advised the Councilmember on policy issues related to land use, regional planning and transit oriented development.

A native San Diegan, Kelly graduated from Rancho Bernardo High School and received her Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from San Diego State University, where she currently sits on the SDSU Alumni Board of Advisors.

She volunteers her time in Rancho Bernardo by serving on the PTA board, is Vice-Chair of the Rancho Bernardo Recreation Council and sits on the Rancho Bernardo Hats Off to Volunteers Committee.

In her spare time, Kelly enjoys spending time with her four children, and attending SDSU football and basketball games with her kids and husband who she met while attending SDSU.