Kelly Williams: Born on August 19, 1971 in Val D’Or, Quebec, she began her career as a race car driver at the age of 17. After completing her university education and graduating as a teacher, Williams focused on stock car racing and began competing in the Canadian Association for Stock Car Racing, (CASCAR), where she was the only female to win a race. CASCAR has since become the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series.
Kelly has many accomplishments, including Pace Car Driver with the Champcar Series, an expert panelist on the TV series, Canada’s Worst Driver, and she continues to host Car Care Clinics for women throughout many Canadian cities. Today Williams participates in public speaking engagements, trade shows and is the spokesperson for Canada’s “Be Car Care Aware.”
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compiled by Barb Godin