Kylee Barton

Communications and Brand Officer WRI


Kylee Barton is currently a Communications and Brand Officer through the World Resources Institute. She supports the Science Based Targets initiative by developing and implementing strategic communications to improve private sector outreach and dialogue and drive the initiative’s growth across priority sectors and geographies.

Prior to joining SBTi, Kylee was part of WRI's media team in the global office, helping programs and centers implement messaging and communications strategy. In addition, she worked at a Washington, D.C. public relations firm developing content and serving as a media contact for a range of clients within the energy sector.

Kylee holds a Masters Degree in Political Communication from American University and graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies.