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Kayla McCullough joined HYC as a Case Manager in August 2017 and is now our Program Manager. Her social work experience includes working with homeless adults, as well as having worked in several high schools, partnering with community groups to build community resources and improve social justice efforts. Trained in cultural sensitivity and trauma-informed care, she has worked with a variety of populations including youth, tribal nations and military families. As the Program Manager, she provides direction and support to the case management team to ensure administrative compliance with HYC’s and grantors’ policies and requirements. She also oversees the HYC Case Management Intern Program and provides support to administration. Kayla is a member of the NASW (National Association of Social Workers) and the Network for Social Work Managers, and has a certificate in Nonprofit Management. She says she really enjoys working with a team of people who share a common goal, getting to participate in a variety of activities with community partners, spending time getting to know our students and getting to see them graduate. When not at work, Kayla likes to watch true crime shows and documentaries, scrapbooking and bowling.