Kayleigh Michaelides

Kayleigh Michaelides joined the Foundation in June 2017. As Conservation Manager, Kayleigh is responsible for developing projects and programs by identifying and researching science, conservation, and restoration needs and opportunities at the different sanctuary sites and across the National Marine Sanctuary System. She joined the Foundation from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Florida Coastal Office.

Kayleigh received a Professional Master’s degree in Marine Affairs and Policy from the University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and a Bachelor’s degree in Marine Biology from Auburn University.