Staff

Kay Bruening

Special Projects Coordinator
Kay Bruening

Contact:

228-818-8843 228-818-8841 kay.bruening@usm.edu

Address:

703 East Beach Drive
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Bio

After enjoying 20 years of service with Sea Grant and formal retirement on June 30, 2011, Kay Bruening returned to part-time employment later that year and very much enjoys it. Kay currently coordinate all logistics for regional and local conferences, meetings and special events for Sea Grant. She processes all non-employee travel, vehicle paperwork, employee payroll timesheets and time and attendance reports. Kay also assists staff members as needed to meet Sea Grant goals.

She is a lifelong resident of Ocean Springs and enjoys spending lots of time with her high-school granddaughter and her family. Kay enjoys playing cards with friends and family and is a long-time season-ticket holder for the Mississippi Surge Hockey Team. Her motto: Age is but an attitude.