Kelly Herdman grew up in Katy, Texas. Following high school, Ms. Herdman attended the University of Texas at Austin where she received her Bachelor's Degree in Political Science with a Minor in Business.
After graduating, Ms. Herdman moved to Lubbock, Texas where she received her Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.) from Texas Tech School of Law. She also received a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Texas Tech University Rawls College of Business. While pursuing her J.D. and M.B.A., Ms. Herdman gained valuable legal experience working for a civil law firm and a Fortune 500 Company. She also worked as a Teaching Assistant and served as President of the Longhorn Bar Association.
In 2017 Ms. Herdman returned to the Houston area, where she joined Bergquist Law Firm. In her free time, Ms. Herdman enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling to new places, and playing tugo-war with her dog, Baylee.