In January 2022, Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin appointed Kelly T. Gee to serve as Deputy Director of the Virginia Lottery. Gee is also currently serving as the agency’s Acting Executive Director.
According to the lottery, “she has spent the last decade in public service, including eight years in the General Assembly, culminating in her role as Deputy Chief of Staff to the 55th Speaker of the House. For the last three years, she served as a member of the Lottery’s leadership team as the Manager of Government Relations. She was responsible for managing the strategy and execution of legislative outreach efforts and played an active role in policy creation and implementation.”
Gee holds an undergraduate degree in Government from the College of William and Mary and a Master of Arts in Political Science from Virginia Tech University.