Kaity Goldsmith is the Intramural Program Specialist for NOAA Ocean Acidification Program. She works to create partnerships with other line offices and programs within NOAA to enhance OAP’s mission. She earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration at Bryant University in Rhode Island. She went on to receive her Masters of Environmental Management with a focus in coastal and marine ecology and policy at Portland State University in Oregon. Before joining the OAP, Kaity worked for the Oregon Governor’s Natural Resources Office as a Sea Grant fellow, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on the Ocean, and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.