Kayla is a designated finance professional with over 10 years of experience in accounting and finance. She started her professional career as an auditor with KPMG LLP and has since held various positions of increasing responsibility in both the public and private sectors. She has experience in all areas of the financial reporting cycle, strategic planning and analysis, and was also a participant in the 2018 launch of Minto’s Real Estate Investment Trust. Kayla is currently the Director of Finance & Valuations for the Minto Group where she is responsible for the valuation of over $2 billion in real estate assets.
Kayla holds multiple professional finance designations (Chartered Professional Accountant and Chartered Business Valuator) and has an Honours degree in Mathematics and Business with a specialty in Finance from the University of Waterloo.
Kayla has been a dedicated member of the social committee at Minto, and is passionate about team building, community support, employee engagement and advocating for the physical and mental well-being of her colleagues. She also sits on the Office Redesign Committee that is leading the Ottawa team through a post-covid office space transformation that will promote inclusivity, diversity, mental, emotional, and physical health.
Kayla strongly believes in the link between physical activity and mental health. She can often be found maintaining her personal well-being and supporting her community by participating in various charity runs throughout the year!