Kelsey joined the City of Cocoa Beach, Florida in 2019 as the City’s very first Environmental Specialist. Kelsey graduated from Wittenberg University in 2017 with a B.S. Biology and minor in Marine Sciences. Prior to her work with the City of Cocoa Beach, Kelsey worked as an Environmental Science Associate with the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, and a Coastal Programs Technician with the National Parks Service Southeast Coast Inventory and Monitoring network. Kelsey’s work in Cocoa Beach includes overseeing the City’s Sustainability and Land Management Committees, beach and lagoon restoration projects, and public outreach on environmental and sustainability issues.