Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Kelly Lichter: Chair - Board Member


District 3:
Big Cypress Elementary, BridgePrep Academy of Collier, Golden Gate Elementary, Golden Gate Middle, Golden Gate High, Golden Terrace Elementary, Gulf Coast High, Herbert Cambridge Elementary, Laurel Oak Elementary, Lavern Gaynor Elementary, Mike Davis Elementary, Oakridge Middle, and Vineyards Elementary.

Term Expires: 11/2026  

Contact Me:
School Board Office (239) 377-0491



Kelly Lichter is a wife, mother of two children, former teacher, and the founding board president of Mason Classical Academy. Kelly has volunteered her time for over ten years at the Academy, and her efforts have been recognized by the Florida Department of Education, US News and World Report, and Eagle Forum.

Kelly has been committed to improving the quality of public education and advocating for the children of Collier County since moving to Naples in 2006. She has previous experience working with special needs children and taught US History, Economics, and Government at the high school level. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in History from Baldwin Wallace College and a Master’s Degree in Social Studies Education from Nova Southeastern University.

In her spare time, she enjoys competing in local 5K races, triathlons, and tent-camping with her family. She also volunteers her time with a local animal rescue by fostering homeless dogs until they find their forever homes.

Kelly is honored to represent the people of Collier County while serving as a member of the School Board.