Kayla is a Chicago-based performer and arts administrator originally hailing from Youngstown, Ohio.
Currently rehearsing for Gypsy at Music Theater Works, she is serving as assistant choreographer and performing in the ensemble, as well as understudying Louise. Later this fall, she will appear in Billy Elliot with Porchlight Music Theatre, serving as assistant choreographer and performing in the ensemble.
In addition to her stage credits, Kayla has worked in development, marketing, and finance for Goodman Theatre and Writers Theatre. Passionate about the arts and creative expression, she holds a Bachelor of Arts in Professional Writing & Editing from Youngstown State University and is a Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) through the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance.