Kyla Denwood


Kyla Denwood, Graduate Fellow, supports the firm’s Africa practice.

Kyla  recently finished her tenure as a youth ambassador at Expo 2020 Dubai, where she represented Illinois and Louisiana as a cultural ambassador to the USA Pavilion. She previously held positions in international research and policy analysis at both NORC at the University of Chicago and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Kyla is currently pursuing a Master’s in Global Human Development at Georgetown University with a specialization in international business diplomacy. She speaks Spanish and studies Swahili at Georgetown.

Kyla is originally from Chicago, Illinois and holds dual degrees in economics (B.S.) and international development (B.A.) from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana.