Kelen grew up in Kirkland, but moved to Tacoma, where he currently resides. Kelen graduated from Washington State University with a degree in Political Science and History. Since graduating Kelen has had jobs as a warehouse employee and in auto insurance, but has now found a job that he really enjoys, as a home inspector for Mountains to Sound. Kelen likes meeting all the new people finding their dream homes and helping them on their journey to moving into those homes. Kelen enjoys snowboarding, going camping and hiking in the summer, going on walks with his girlfriend and dog, and playing basketball any chance he gets.