Kelli Hammer Levy received her B.S. in Marine Science from Eckerd College, her M.S. in Marine Science from the University of South Florida and is working on her M.S. in Public Administration at FIU. She is currently the Division Director for Pinellas County Environmental Management where she oversees environmental monitoring and assessment, coastal management, and environmental compliance and education programs. Kelli spends a great deal of her time in planning activities related to sea level rise and climate change and serves on the Tampa Bay Climate Science Advisory Panel and is the co-chair of the Suncoast Sea Level Rise Collaborative at St. Petersburg College. Kelli has been working in the Tampa Bay area for over 20 years.