Position title: Senior Class Communications Director
Kayla, of Bloomington-Normal, Illinois, is pursuing a journalism degree in strategic communication and reporting, with a certificate in Asian American studies. She is the special pages editor for UW-Madison’s student newspaper The Daily Cardinal and editor-in-chief of the 18th edition of Curb magazine, a student-produced lifestyle magazine. Kayla is the public relations chair of the College of Letters & Science honors student organization and previously served as a copy chief and writer for the Cardinal. As a student communications specialist for University Communications, she writes for UW-Madison’s central news bureau and helps create The Weekly, the university’s e-newsletter for students. She has interned at Country Financial as a content specialist and currently works as a social impact storyteller at American Family Insurance’s Institute for Corporate and Social Impact. When she’s not writing, Kayla can be found dancing on the Wisconsin Premiere dance team or looking for her next big story.