Kiylise is the Training Design and Delivery Specialist with the Design Team. She is responsible for designing and improving training opportunities and content. She also coordinates Capacity Building Trainings that take place world-wide. She joined the Weikart Center in December 2018 as the Training Design & Delivery Specialist with the Design Team. She has worked with various youth organizations in the city of Detroit (such as The YMCA, WSU GEAR-UP & Wayne Metro Community Action Agency) for the past 12 years. Kiylise holds a B.A. in Telecommunications & Ethnic Studies from Bowling Green State University, an M.A in Education, Media Design & Technology from Full Sail University and a K-12 Online Teaching Graduate Certificate from Wayne State University. Outside of her love for youth work, Kiylise is also active in a variety of community activities, and shares a passion for connecting women to their purpose and power. Her agenda for building dreams is evident in her blog and various books that ignite others to soar.