Kaila serves as a Research Associate with Reilly Partners, joining the team in 2020. In this role, Kaila operates as a project manager for the search process; including identifying, contacting, and qualifying candidates.
Kaila’s responsibilities also include industry and competitor research, presentation development, determination of critical needs, and identification of target impact areas. She engages in business-to-business relationship maintenance with start-up and Fortune 1000 clients, servicing food and beverage, insurance, private equity, and sports verticals, among others. Kaila works closely with the Managing Directors to organize internal research resources, identify ideal candidates, and coordinate the best course of action for external, client-facing agendas.
Kaila graduated summa cum laude from the University of Auburn with a major in Apparel Merchandising, Design & Production and a minor in Business and International Studies. During her time at Auburn, Kaila was involved with the local Boys and Girls Club. Outside of work, Kaila loves to travel, be active with yoga and running, and spend time with her family and friends.