Kelli Gantt, CSI, CDT
Kelli Gantt earned a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of South Carolina. After a 9 year career in the cable advertising industry, she went back to school and earned a master’s degree in Historic Preservation from Georgia State University. Pursuing her love of everything related to historic buildings and building materials, she lived in New York City and held internships with the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation and the New York Historical Society. After moving back to Atlanta, she worked at Lord, Aeck, and Sargent as their specifications coordinator for 5 years. At LAS she earned the Construction Documents Technologist certificate from CSI, became the go-to person for training new architects on Speclink-E software, and cut her teeth in specifications writing. She has been a specifications writer with BSD for over 4 years. Within the SPECS Department Kelli is responsible for the content of Divisions 9, 10, and 12, as well as working with BPM sales in those divisions.