Lindsay Yates oversees all corporate and foundation relationships for the Aquarium of the Pacific, including the full spectrum of philanthropic giving to sponsorships. As part of the Development team, Yates has prioritized cross-departmental collaboration and finding ways to elevate Aquarium programs and experiences through partnerships. She came to the Aquarium of the Pacific in 2008, after working for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). With a background in marine biology and environmental management, Yates is passionate about the ocean and conservation.