Kaila is returning to her 3rd season coaching here at Tstreet Volleyball Club. She grew up in Huntington Beach, California. She was a starting outside hitter at Golden West College from 2012-2014, taking 1st in conference and making it to the semi finals for state her sophomore year. She competed on the No.1 seed for beach volleyball, also seeing state playoffs both years. She then transferred to Concordia University Irvine to continue playing beach volleyball, competing at No. 1 2015-2017. She was named captain her senior year and earned her degree in Psychology. Kaila furthered her beach volleyball career after college playing professionally representing p1440 competing in the AVP Tour and CBVA Opens.

Meanwhile, she is completing her Master’s degree in Psychology. She plans on using her degree in sport psychology and work toward receiving her state license to practice. Kaila is also a Graduate Assistant at Concordia University in Athletics Administration for Operations and Development. Previously, she coached at Crean Lutheran High School 2015-2019 as the Director of Beach Volleyball and the Assistant for Girl’s Varsity Indoor – leading them to the final four in CIF and second round in state 2017.

When Kaila’s not studying or coaching, she loves to spend her free time with friends and family. She also loves to go surfing, camping, and running at the beach with her pup, Cooper.