Gayla Allen

Program Manager, Salt Lake City School District

Gayla AllenGayla loves working for Junior Achievement. Her main responsibilities are working closely with school administration and teachers as well as parent and business volunteers to coordinate presentations and scheduling of Junior Achievement programs in the classrooms.

Gayla received her bachelors degree in Environment and Behavior from the University of Utah. She has been involved in her local school’s PTA’s for the past 19 years, including serving as a PTA President 5 times. She is passionate about making a difference in the schools, and now that her kids are all grown, she is excited to continue to make a difference by working for Junior Achievement.

Gayla and her husband live in Bountiful and are adjusting to being empty-nesters. They love spending time with their 4 college kids.