Kayla joined Matheney Stees & Associates as a Senior Accountant in the tax services group during November 2014. Prior to joining MSA, she worked for 5 years in the private sector at a long term healthcare company, where she specialized in pass-through entity taxation. At MSA, her time is divided between preparing partnership, individual, and corporate income tax returns.
Kayla graduated summa cum laude from Lee University with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and a Minor in Religion. While at Lee, Kayla was a member of the Alpha Chi and Sigma Beta Delta honor societies. After completing her undergraduate degree, she went on to obtain her Master of Science Degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University, completing the program with Highest Honors. She is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee and a member of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA).
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is a member of Big Spring Baptist Church where she serves on the Finance Committee. An avid fan of college football, she spends her Saturdays in the fall cheering on the Tennessee Volunteers.