Kayla Gustafson

Title/s:  Program Manager, Executive & Professional Education Center

Office #:  Schreiber 215

Phone: 312.915.6762

Email: kgustafson2@luc.edu


As program manager for the Executive and Professional Education Center, Kayla Gustafson collaborates with Quinlan School of Business faculty experts to develop high-quality professional development opportunities for individuals and supports customized business and management training programs for organizational partners. 

A lifelong believer in the transformational power of education, Kayla began her career as a preschool teacher in an urban Montessori school. After nearly a decade working with young children and families, she turned her focus to engaging adult learners in 2021. She brings a deep understanding of learning styles, lesson planning, and course design to her role at the Executive and Professional Education Center.

Professional Links



  • MA, Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership, Wheaton College
  • BS, Early Childhood Education, Liberty University