Kelsey was born and raised in Central Florida. Her love of nature began with Florida’s beautiful beaches. She has a Bachelors degree in marine science from Florida Gulf Coast University. She became a naturalist on Sanibel, shortly after graduation, giving kayak tours and nature cruises. Her passion for nature has only grown over the years, and she loves having the opportunity to share her knowledge passion with everyone. Kelsey enjoys painting, birding, and exploring Florida through hiking, kayaking, and camping with her husband and daughter. Kelsey has explored much of natural Florida and believes that the Everglades is Florida’s greatest treasure! There is no other wetland in the world quite like it, so she loves being able to share this amazing place with others. Her gentle nature and wealth of knowledge is sure to make for an unforgettable experience.