Chris Kelly is a stage manager who has worked on Sesame Street from 1993 (Season 25) through 2002 (Season 33). He also worked on many Sesame home video releases. Kelly took a break from stage managing to direct episodes in Season 27 and performed both functions in Season 29.

Kelly has been stage manager on Saturday Night Live since 2010, and has worked on other New York-taped live shows and specials.