Kaitlyn grew up in a military household and has been a gold star family member since 2003. She began diving while in college and graduated from the University of New England in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in marine science. She currently is an advanced open water diver and hopes to continue her underwater education.
Kaitlyn has always been fascinated by the ocean and all the life it holds. Her time underwater has helped grow a passion for marine conservation and exploration. She feels passionately about TRP’s mission and hopes that through her service with TRP, she can give back to a community that has been so supportive of her and her family.