Kelly, Nava Join STL FC as Account Executives

FENTON, Mo. - Saint Louis FC has made two additions to its sales staff, welcoming Patrick Kelly and Cory Nava as Account Executives.

A pair of St. Louis natives, Kelly and Nava will assist with season, group, and individual ticket sales for the club, as well as assisting with marketing and promotional efforts. 

Kelly got his professional start as the Assistant General Manager at Forest Park Golf Course from 2007-2011, before starting his own event company and serving as Business Development Consultant with Big Think.  From 2012-2013, Kelly was a training officer for The Health Group, and in 2014, he worked as an Assistant Account Manager for Envision IT Staffing.

He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, where he earned a Bachelor’s in Mass Communications.  Kelly grew up playing soccer for St. Louis Scott Gallagher and CBC High School, and went on to play collegiately at Saint Louis University and SIUE. 

Kelly also currently serves as Vice President and Head of Fundraising for the St. Louis County Police Ice Hockey Team.

“As a native of St. Louis, I’m incredibly excited be a part of the newest chapter of St. Louis soccer history,” Kelly said.

Nava spent two years as an account executive at the Riverfront Times prior to joining Saint Louis FC.

He attended St. John Vianney High School, where he played soccer before moving on to play at Marquette University.  Nava graduated from University of Missouri – St. Louis with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration in 2009.

"Being involved in the St. Louis soccer community all my life, I am thrilled to be a part of the Saint Louis FC family," Nava added.

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