Prior to managing the restoration program, Kiley completed her PADI Divemaster and Instructor training through Roatan Dive Academy and worked alongside Peter and Tripp in the restoration process. She is also the lead instructor at Subway Watersports and manages the divemaster and coral internship programs through Roatan Dive Academy and Subway Watersports.
Before moving to Roatan, Kiley received her B.S. in Computational Biology from the University of Texas at Austin while working as a research assistant studying mitonuclear coevolution in mammals. After completing her B.S., she worked as a research assistant studying the behavior and population dynamics of Bottlenose Dolphins before making her way to Roatan.