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Kayla Dunn

Community Engagement Manager


As Community Engagement Manager, Kayla brings stakeholders and community together to reach our client’s core objectives. She is deeply passionate about work that drives positive environmental and cultural impact through the power of community. Kayla brings a talent for for relationship building and compassionate listening to her work.

Kayla’s background includes leading project management and stakeholder engagement work within the tourism, non-profit, and infrastructure sectors. She is particularly interested in community building, transportation solutions, overtourism solutions, and preserving a sense of place through responsible stewardship.

Outside of work, you can almost always find her outdoors. She is an avid explorer, devoted backpacker, travel nerd, and community advocate.

"The solution is in movement, in change."

— Emmanuelle Béart

Education + Recognition

  • Bachelor of Arts in Urban Planing & Environmental Studies | Sonoma State University

  • Sustainable Destination Management Certificate | The George Washington University

  • National Career Readiness Certificate | ACT

Community Involvement

  • Event Glue Team | Feast Portland

  • Coordinator | PDX Womxn’s March

  • Volunteer | Friends of Trees

  • Volunteer | Oregon Yoga Therapy & Ayurvedic Medicine Association

  • Volunteer | Oregon Symphony