James Kelly is co-founder and current principal of Paladin. Since 1996, he has enjoyed working with pro-life Catholics and organizations in meeting their financial needs. He began his career at Merrill Lynch, where his father worked for over 30 years. James serves as an officer for the Donald J. Kelly Foundation, a private foundation that assists in funding Catholic pro-life educational causes. He is a Charter Member of the National Association of Christian Financial Consultants. He resides in Front Royal, Virginia with his wife and children.