Kelly E. Carter is a New York Times bestselling author, Founder of The Jet Set Pets and pet travel expert who globe trots with her posh pooch Lucy.
Kelly E. Carter is a New York Times bestselling author, Editor of Haute Living Magazine San Francisco, Founder of The Jet Set PetsÂ® and an Italophile who toted her posh pooch Lucy around the globe. As a speaker, Kelly dazzles audiences with tales of her journey to award-winning sportswriter to celebrity reporter to pet travel expert. Her latest book, The Dog Lover’s Guide to Travel, was released by National Geographic Books in April and earned Kelly a prestigious Lowell Thomas Award. The tail-all travel guide is available in bookstores and on Amazon.
Kelly’s articles have appeared in numerous publications, including People, USA Today, Elite Traveler, where she was a Contributing Editor for eight years, Departures, Men’s Fitness, Black Enterprise, The History Channel Magazine, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Sun-Times and South China Morning Post in Hong Kong as well as on Essence.com, Brides.com, TownandCountryTravelMag.com, CigarAficionado.com and AOL’s StyleList.com and Black Voices.com.
Kelly has been featured in the pages of the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and Ebony, made numerous television appearances and given pet travel seminars at the Travel & Adventure Show, the number one series of travel shows in the U.S. An avid pet lover, Kelly volunteers weekly at the Pacific Heights campus of the San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) and supports Muttville. As a motivational speaker, Kelly enjoys preparing youths for a path of success and encouraging everyone to pursue their passion.