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Kiely Smith

Advocacy Institute Program Manager
New York City, NY
Kiely Smith manages FFAC's Advocacy Institute.

Kiely (pronounced KAI-lee) studies Animal Studies as a graduate student in NYU’s Department of Environmental Studies, holding an undergraduate degree in Cognitive Science from UC Berkeley. She is currently an organizer for Effective Altruism NYU, leading a student fellowship for Effective Animal Advocacy. Through FFAC, Kiely is privileged to mentor young people who drive social change around animal ethics, environmental preservation, workers’ rights, and food justice. Outside of work and studies, Kiely enjoys dog-watching in Central Park.