Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium

Kayla Keyes

Kayla Keyes (K-eye-s) is a Marine Science Educator at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium and she is the creator of Mote’s adult education program, Endless Oceans. Kayla works with Mote’s community engagement program to bring marine science education to Florida communities and schools. She earned her Bachelor’s in Marine Science and Biology from Coastal Carolina University in South Carolina and her Master’s Degree from Miami University of Oxford, Ohio in Conservation & Biology. She has worked in Mote’s Education Department since 2016 and has helped bring science and nature based education to a wide array of audiences throughout Sarasota and Manatee county.