Kay comes from a diverse background that includes serving as a Commissioned Officer in the NOAA Corps, surveying offshore for the telecommunications industry and working in administration for a landscape construction company. She has a B.S. in Geology from the University of Minnesota in Duluth, Minnesota. Kay is excited to be working at Natural Systems Design alongside an amazing team of geologists and engineers that share a goal of recovering fish habitat and providing flood relief through ecological connectivity and restoration of physical processes. Kay loves the outdoors and stays active; bicycling, skiing, and sailing the waters of the Puget Sound.