Kayla is the Assistant to the Director and Outreach Advocate at Just For Kids. She is a West Virginia native of Mercer County. She is a Concord University alumna, double majoring in English Literature and Writing, minoring in Journalism, Music, and Theater. She has devoted her career to human rights and environmental advocacy, taking special interest in policy reform. She is a mother, a musician and composer, a writer, studies holistic medicine and permaculture, and enjoys hiking in the Appalachian Mountains to photograph mushrooms.