Kayla Elias is the Communications Manager for the Arabia Foundation. Prior to joining the Arabia Foundation, Kayla was an Account Supervisor at Stratacomm, where she was the day-to-day client contact for Fortune 500 companies and government agencies. Earlier in her career, Kayla worked at Portland Communications, where she served as a member of the Government Communications Team. She has worked with Qatar Foundation International, The U.S. House of Representatives, The American Middle East Institute, and American Councils for International Education. Kayla has a BA in Political Science from Grand Valley State University.