Kayla Brown, AmeriCorps VISTA
A Missouri native, Kayla assists Legal Council in development and program support as an AmeriCorps VISTA. In 2017, Kayla graduated from Bradley University with a BA in Sociology and two minors in Women’s Studies and Creative Writing. Before joining Legal Council, Kayla interned as a grants assistant for the American Red Cross and as a case manager for Peoria Housing Authority. She also worked as a fundraising and development intern for CameroonONE. In between all of that, Kayla has a long history of working with children with autism in educational settings. Kayla has a passion for literature and social justice and hopes to continue a career in the nonprofit sector.