Lead Coach and Facilitator
Kayla is a gifted facilitator, Trainer, and coach for SEE. Her ability to connect and relate to all types of groups has made her a highly sought after member of the SEE team. Kayla is certified to facilitate leadership development programs, customer service training and teamwork sessions. Her engaging style and affable demeanor help her deliver powerful messages about improving work life and delivering greater levels of results.
Kayla’s areas of expertise include communication, sales and operational process streamlining, and leadership development. She has spent the previous six years in construction and facility industries. Prior to working in the construction industry, she served as the Deputy Director of Programs for an international non-profit, the Assistant Vice President of Loan Processing and Servicing for a financial institution and as the VIP Services Coordinator for the largest real estate company in Southern Nevada.
She earned her Bachelor’s degree from University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2008. As a graduate of the University Studies program, she completed her senior project on the nuances of civic engagement for Generation X and Generation Y. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Psychology.
Kayla is an active member of the Illuminating Engineering Society, of which she has served on the Educational and Membership Committees for the last two years. She is also an active fundraising volunteer with Special Olympics Nevada.
When she isn’t leading workshops or volunteering with her favorite causes, she enjoys camping or crafting with her daughter, exploring the continental United States or reading classic American literature.
Anything outdoors, especially camping and cycling; trying new foods; exploring the US; and making lighted art from found objects.
And most good ol’ rock n’ roll. I may be the only SEE team member who owns a record player.
In high school people thought you would grow up to be...
Something most people don’t know about you.
I make a delicious pot of spaghetti. My daughter calls it world famous, even though we are the only ones who have ever ate it.
Where do you see yourself in five years.
Cheering at my daughter’s football game and praying she doesn’t get hurt while she’s chasing her dreams.
Last book you read.
The American Revolution by Gordon S. Woods
“The role of a GREAT LEADER is not to give greatness to human beings, but to help them extract the greatness they already have inside them.”
~ J. Buchan
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”
~ Martin Luther King Jr.
“Adversity introduces a man to himself.”
~ Albert Einstein
“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.”
~ C.S. Lewis
“A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t want to go, but ought to be.”
~ Rosalynn Carter
“I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.”
~ Hafiz of Shiraz