Kalen earned a BA with Distinction in English from the University of Victoria in 2009 and a JD from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2013. He articled at Witten and has continued as an Associate after being admitted to the Alberta Bar in 2014.
Kalen is a board member of the Common Grounds Art Society. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association Business Law and Civil Litigation subsections.
In his free time, Kalen enjoys reading, music, theatre, mild exercise and spending time with his dog and girlfriend.