Kayla Christiansen is the Anchorage Receptionist. Kayla joined Old Harbor Native Corporation in the 2013 as a summer intern and then as receptionist in 2016.
Kayla was born in Kodiak, Alaska and raised in Old Harbor, Alaska. She graduated from University of Alaska Anchorage with a Culinary Arts Degree and Associate of Arts Degree in 2016. She previously worked as Store Clerk at the Nuniaq Food Market, Assistance Preschool Teacher for Alutiiq Tribe of Old Harbor, Childcare provider, Courtesy Clerk at Safeway of Kodiak, Teachers Aide at UAA, Line Cook at Embassy Suites, and Chef and Kitchen Manager at the Oceanview Lodge.
Kayla is deeply engaged in the Alutiiq culture and heritage and was a member of the Nuniaq Alutiiq Dancers and enjoys traditional beading and skin sewing. She has donated traditional headdresses to the Old Harbor Scholarship Foundation and Koahnic Broadcasting Station fundraisers. Kayla enjoys cooking, sewing, beading and spending time with her dogs.