Baylee joined the Environmental Finance Center in July of 2021. Her desire to bring awareness concerning the impacts of human behavior on the environment is mirrored by her experience developing and implementing programs with an emphasis on outreach and education. Prior to joining the Environmental Finance Center, Baylee worked at the City of Wichita as a Senior Management Analyst in the Public Works and Utilities department where she managed multiple strategic and environmental programs including air quality, water conservation, sustainability, emergency response planning, and the department budget. Baylee is a Wichita native and Shocker alum – she graduated with a Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science in Political Science and Sociology at Wichita State University and went on to receive a Master of Science in Environmental Studies at Friends University. Baylee is a wife and mother and enjoys traveling, kayaking, and snowboarding.