Meet Kayla Walker

Kayla Walker

Associate Director of Operations

Kayla is a native of Southwest Atlanta whose special power is opening the lines of communication between communities and organizations to get things done. She currently serves as an Organizer of The Free Black Women’s Library Atlanta and Founder of BlkGrl Bookshop, both spaces center the works and lives of Black writers and work to deconstruct barriers to literary access.

Kayla is an obsessive book lover, reader, and servant of Black women storytellers. True to form, Kayla is a Cancer to the core with three main veins as her world continues to evolve; love, protect, and build.