Kimberly Shay

Press Coordinator and Assistant Editor


M.S. in Botany, University of Hawaii at Manoa

B.S. in Biology, Saint Vincent College

B.S. in Bioinformatics, Saint Vincent College

Kimberly Shay (née Lesnock) joined the BRIT staff in October 2019 as the Press Coordinator and Assistant Editor, managing press fulfillment and assisting with publications. Originally from Pennsylvania, Kim completed degrees in Biology and Bioinformatics at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA. Her MS in Botany (Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology concentration) from the University of Hawaii at Manoa focused on pollination ecology and reproduction of Hawaiian coastal plants, focusing on Jacquemontia sandwicensis. Prior to BRIT, Kim was a produce buyer for a major grocery store chain.


Contact Details

Phone: (817) 332-4441 x264