Pretty and petite 5'3" brunette Kelsey Michaels was born Danelle Powell Roberts on November 9, 1986 in Somerset, Kentucky. Michaels hails from a very religious family; she was in the church choir and attended a Christian academy. She worked at McDonald's and lost her virginity at age 15. Kelsey was discovered at the nightclub Deja Vu in Nashville, Tennessee and did some modeling prior to her involvement in the adult film industry. Michaels first began performing in explicit hardcore movies in her late teens in 2005; she has worked for such major companies as Hustler, Anabolic, Digital Sin, Diabolic, Evil Angels, Sin City, Digital Playground, and New Sensations. She has several tattoos and a pierced navel. Moreover, Kelsey has also worked as a featured dancer in strip clubs. Michaels married Justin Powell on September 15, 2006; the couple are the proud parents of two children. Michaels retired from the adult film industry in 2008.