Mrs. KellyKelly Hodge, Controller at Little Sunshine's Playhouse & Preschool


Kelly joined Little Sunshine’s Playhouse corporate team as Controller in 2019, with more than 20 years of experience in accounting. She graduated from Mehlville High School in St. Louis. Then returned to Springfield, Missouri and earned her B.S. in Accounting at Missouri State University. Kelly is also a Certified Public Accountant, who enjoys lifelong learning.

Kelly works with the CFO and accounting team to support the goal of ensuring best practices and processes are in place to provide quality, timely financial reporting and accounting support throughout the organization. Kelly’s experience along with her can do it attitude and kind personality makes her an incredible asset to the accounting department and LSP as a whole.

She is a member of the Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance and is also a past Springfield Business Journal ’40 Under 40′ honoree.

Kelly and her husband, Jim, have three grown children and enjoy watching them pursue their dreams.