Athletic Trainer at Northwestern College
Kayla earned her Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from Northwestern College in May of 2018. Following graduation and passing her Board of Certification Exam, she began working at her alma mater as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer for 2 years. During this time, she graduated with her Master of Science in Athletic Training degree from Indiana Wesleyan University in August of 2019. After completing her GA role at Northwestern, she was hired on full time for the 2020 school year and transitioned to a CNOS employee in January of 2021. Kayla currently works with the men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s basketball, and softball teams at Northwestern College. She is currently a committee member on both the Young Professionals Committee and Communication and Engagement Committee for the Iowa Athletic Trainers Society. She grew up in Akron, IA and graduated from Akron-Westfield High School.
Outside of work, Kayla enjoys attending sporting events, knitting, traveling, and spending time with her family. She also enjoys teaching undergraduate Kinesiology labs at Northwestern College.