Program Director, New York City
Kyra grew up in Ypsilanti, Michigan and attended Columbia University, where she received her BA in Religion/Premedical Studies. While at Columbia, she captained the Track and Field team, obtained many Ivy-League Championship titles, and ranked among the top 25 in the Nation for the 400 meter Hurdles. Participation in both athletics and a college prep program similar to Level The Field helped shape her as an individual, teaching her lessons applicable both on and off the track. She enjoys sharing her story and inspiring underrepresented youth to take advantage of educational and athletic opportunities that are offered. She currently works at Hospital For Special Surgery and is an aspiring physician.