About / Bio
Jennifer L. Kelley
Director of Worship
Jennifer L. Kelley has been a disciple of Central Baptist Church for over 5 years. Prior to becoming Director of Worship, she served as the Associate Music Director. She has served as a director and teacher is various music ministries around St. Louis, MO.
Soprano Jennifer L. Kelley is no stranger to the music scene in the Midwest and beyond. Deemed by many as one of the next great sopranos, her mixture of opera, gospel and a little jazz are just examples of her vocal versatility and diversity in various genres of music. A St. Louis native, Jennifer comes from a family which has a deep musical lineage as she continues to carry on the legacy for her generation. Her love of God and music are evident in her musical approach and passion, which resonates in every note of every selection she renders.
Jennifer recently performed as a soloist at Carnegie Hall, with the New England Symphonic Ensemble and conductor, Maria Ellis for MidAmerica Productions. She has toured in recent years in the U.S as well throughout Europe with the likes of The Black Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, The famed St. Louis Symphony IN UNISON Chorus, The historic National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses, Inc., The Gospel People, Chris & Kyle with True Spirit, and Jesse Williams & Total Praise to name a few.
Jennifer is the wife of St. Louis‘ own musician and gospel composer, Kyle E. Kelley. She is also the proud mother of 3 vibrant children.