An Atlanta native, Shayla comes to PRA with over 5 years of experience in development, fundraising, and special events. She holds a Masters in Public Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit Management. Shayla has extensive experience with donor stewardship, grants management, and major gifts. Throughout her career in development, Shayla has planned and executed several gala events, securing over $1,000,000 in revenue for 2 respective nonprofit organizations. Shayla has a passion for DEI research and training, and serves as a community organizer and volunteer for social justice movements such Georgia STAND-UP. When she is not working, Shayla enjoys cooking, skating and traveling with her partner.