Kayla joined PayneWest in 2013 as an employee benefits account manager for the Madras and Bend offices. She has been working in the financial and insurance industries since obtaining her bachelor of science degree from Oregon State University in 2009. She holds Oregon Insurance licenses in Life, Health, and Property & Casualty lines of coverage. She received the Professional Academy for Healthcare Management Designation in 2014, and is currently working towards earning a Certified Self-Funding Specialist designation. Her main focus is working with applicable large employers implementing comprehensive employee benefits plans.