Kyla Harrison is passionate about making a difference in the social sector. Currently, she works as an associate consultant at The Bridgespan Group, a leading social impact consulting firm, in its New York office. At Bridgespan, Kyla has worked on several environmental and climate-centered engagements focusing on large philanthropic efforts toward climate change mitigation and adaptation, individual giving and impact investing toward climate change mitigation, and environmental justice.
Prior to this role, she worked at Mission Capital, a local nonprofit capacity builder in Austin, Texas as a consultant fellow. In this role, she specialized in strategic planning for nonprofits that work in several issue areas, including women's healthcare, education, and youth homelessness.
Kyla has a bachelor’s degree in Middle Eastern languages and cultures from the University of Texas at Austin, Plan II Honors Program. She is a member of the Board of Visitors for the Plan II Honors program at UT Austin.