Kate Layton

Marketing & Communications Manager

Kate Layton is PDE’s marketing and communications manager. In this role, she is responsible for promoting the PDE and its activities to build awareness and engagement for protecting and enhancing the Delaware Estuary.

Before joining PDE, Layton served as the public outreach manager for the Dover/Kent County Metropolitan Planning Organization in central Delaware. Prior to that, she was a reporter and photographer for newspapers in Delaware, Indiana and Kansas City.

A native of the Sunflower State, Layton has a bachelor of arts degree in Sociology from the University of Kansas.  She lives in central Delaware and enjoys reading, photography and wandering beaches looking for sea glass.