Kelly Cush Hughes

  • Coordination and Outreach Specialist

Office Location

Piedmont Center
2405 Ivy Road
P.O. Box 400877
Charlottesville, VA 22903


Kelly Hughes works directly with the Virginia Kindergarten Readiness Program (VKRP) as a coordination and outreach specialist. She organizes and supports data collection efforts in public schools for the VKRP statewide initiative. 

Prior to joining CASTL, Hughes worked directly with students with disabilities for five years as an administrator of a regional special education school. Between her first teaching position and her last as a school principal, she spent several years as a division-level administrator working in special education and student services. 


M.T., University of Virginia, 2005
B.A., University of Virginia, 2000