Who is Brian Kelly ?
Brian Keith Kelly is an American football coach who is currently the head football coach at Louisiana State University (LSU).
Brian Kelly has previously served as the head football coach at Grand Valley State University (1991–2003), Central Michigan University (2004–2006), the University of Cincinnati (2006–2009), and the University of Notre Dame (2010–2021).
He led the Grand Valley State Lakers to consecutive NCAA Division II Football Championships in 2002 and 2003.
Kelly’s 2012 Notre Dame team reached the 2013 BCS National Championship Game, while his 2018 and 2020 teams made appearances in the College Football Playoff (CFP).
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Who is Brian Kelly wife Paqui Kelly ?
Brian Kelly Wife Francisca Barbara Craig also known as Paqui Kelly, was born in the USA on 9 February 1966.
Brian Kelly Wife Paqui was raised in the United States by her parents, but about whose names are still unknown.
It is believed that Paqui’s father was a doctor by profession, and her mother was a nurse.
Brian Kelly Wife Paqui is a very private and shy kind of person and likes to keep everything to herself. As of now, we don’t know if Paqui had any siblings or not.
After completing her Primary education, Paqui enrolled herself at Grand Valley State University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in 1988, two years later, Paqui left the same university with a Master’s Degree in education.
How did Paqui Kelly career began ?
Brian Kelly Wife Paqui Kelly is very secretive and shy about her personal life and doesn’t share anything with the media.
As of now, nothing is known about her work or about her career.
What is Paqui Kelly Net Worth ?
Not much is known about Brian Kelly Wife Paqui Kelly’s personal Net Worth. However, She shares a massive fortune of her husband, Brian Kelly Net Worth.
As of January 2023, her and Brian’s shared net worth has been estimated at more than $30 million.
How did Brian and Paqui Kelly meet ?
It is still a secret to everyone that how Brian Kelly and Paqui Kelly met eachother. Paqui too hasn’t shared many details regarding her love life with the public.
She and Brian haven’t shared any details of their wedding, but it’s said that they exchanged vows in a private ceremony, attended by only the closest of their friends and family members.
It’s also believed that Paqui and Brian have been married or are together for at least two decades now.
Brian Kelly and wife Paqui Kelly are proud parents of three adult children named, Patrick, Grace and Kenzel.
When did Brian Kelly and Paqui Kelly got married ?
The Ceremony was only attended by the closest of their friends and family members. It’s also believed that Paqui and Brian have been married or are together for at least two decades now.
Who are the Kids of Brian Kelly and Paqui Kelly ?
American Football coach, Brian Kelly and wife, Paqui Kelly have been married for more than two decades now. The exact date of their wedding is still unknown to public eye but it is believed that the couple are together for more than two decades.
Together, Brian and Paqui Kelly are proud parents of three adult children named, Patrick, Grace and Kenzel.
Interesting facts about Brian Kelly’s wife Paqui Kelly ?
Brian Kelly wife, Paqui Kelly is a very secretive and shy kind of person and little is known about her personal life, However we have collected some of the lesser known things to the fans:
• Brian Kelly Wife Paqui Kelly’s real name is Francisca Barbara Craig.
• Sadly, Brian Kelly’s wife, Paaqui is not active on any social media platforms as of now.
• Brian Kelly Wife Paqui is a two-time survivor of breast cancer. She has recently, founded the Kelly Cares Foundation, and is also working as its Vice President.
How did Brian Kelly career began ?
Brian Keith Kelly was born in Everett, Massachusetts USA, on 25 October 1961.
Brian was raised in Chelsea, Massachusetts alongside his sister Kimberly Kelly, by their father Paul Kelly who was a Boston politician, and their mother Thelma Maitland who was a housewife.
He has been a football coach for more than three decades now, and has won various championships and awards.
He became interested in football while still attending a local high school, and played for his school team.
Upon matriculating in 1979, Brian enrolled at Assumption College, and played for their football team as a linebacker; he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in political sciences in 1983, and then spent the following three years working as the college football team’s defensive co-ordinator and linebackers coach, while he also coached their softball team.
In 1987, Brian started working at Grand Valley State University as the defensive backs coach of their football team the Lakers, then in 1989 became the recruiting and defensive coordinator, and two years later their head coach.
In 2002, they won all of their 14 games, and that year and 2003, the Lakers won the National Championship.
Due to his brilliant services, Brian Kelly won the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Division II Coach of the Year Award.
Kelly spent a total of 13 years as the Lakers’ head coach, and their, his record was 118 wins, 35 loses and two draws.
In 2003, he became the head coach of the Central Michigan University’s Chippewas, a team which, at that time, hadn’t had a winning season (more wins than loses) in seven years.
He rebuilded the team and helped them end the 2005 season with the record of 6-5, breaking their losing strike, and in 2006, the Chippewas won the MAC Championship.
He began coaching the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in December 2009, and remained with them until the 2021 season.
The team had a score of 92-39 in those 12 years, but didn’t win a championship, while Brian also won a couple of awards, including the 2012 SN Coach of the Year, the 2012 Walter Camp Coach of the Year and the 2018 Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year.
On 30 November 2021, Kelly became the 33rd head coach of the Louisiana State University’s Tigers, with a massive yearly salary of $9 million.