Who We Are

Parula LLC is an independent consultancy led by Mary E. Kelly, an environmental lawyer and nonprofit program manager. Through Parula, Ms. Kelly provides environmental analysis and advocacy services to non-profits, foundations and other organizations.

Areas of expertise include water law and policy, ecosystem restoration law and policy, U.S./Mexico border environmental issues, strategy development, grant writing, strategic fundraising and non-profit management.

Ms. Kelly has served on numerous state advisory groups and is a frequent speaker at legal and other conferences. She held various positions with the Environmental Defense Fund for the eight years prior to founding Parula in July 2010.

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