(written from a Production point of view)
Barry J. Kelly is an employee of Titmouse, Inc., the company which created the animated series Star Trek: Lower Decks for CBS All Access. Kelly is both Supervising Director and Episodic Director of Lower Decks.
Kelly has been a Star Trek fan since he was eight years old, and was introduced to the show by his older siblings. He cites Star Trek: The Next Generation as his favorite Trek show.
Kelly also worked on Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures, which episodes aired on The Disney Channel.