Klamath Falls, Ore.
2008: Did not compete in any races.
2007: Finished 39th overall at the Commodore Classic.
2006: Last event of the 2006 Cross County season was the Commodore Classic, running a time of 21:12.
2005-06: In track, during outdooor season, she was a 400m hurdles runner and a member of the 4x400m relay foursome ... During indoor season, ran 400m and 800m races.
High School Career:
Senior captain and MVP of track and cross country squads ... Earned eight letters ... Twice competed at state meet and ran at Arcadia Invitational as senior ... Cross country squad won three district titles ... Named Southern Oregon Conference Scholar Athlete Award ... Junior class president ... National Honor Society vice president ... Toyota Community Scholars National Finalist.
Kellianne Christmas Kleeman ... Nickname is "Kak" ... Born Feb. 17, 1987 ... Daughter of John and Gayle Christmas Kleeman ... Has a younger brother ... Majoring in neuroscience, with a minor in theater ... Owns swimming lesson business ... Has 12 years of dance training ... Competes in triathlons.
Off the Course with Kellianne:
Favorite Athlete: Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Favorite city: My hometown -- Klamath Falls, Ore.
First job I had: Research Tech
Dream job: Neurosurgeon
Item I brought to VU to remind me of home: A vase my little brother painted for me
Not many people know that I: used to be a ballerina.
Dream vacation: Sailing around the world
Favorite restaurant: Ruth's Chris
Favorite "non-school" related reading material: "Calvin and Hobbes" comic
Favorite class this semester: Neurobioology of behavior
My day can't start until: I have a cup of coffee.
Best concert I've ever attended: The Muppets Live