Kaylon Hammond attended Southwestern University, receiving a B.A. with a double-major in mathematics and religion. She went on to complete a master's degree at the University of Chicago Divinity School, before earning her J.D. at Emory University. Prior to joining Leadership Counsel, Kaylon's efforts focused on homeless advocacy and housing rights. Her work at Leadership Counsel involves overseeing internal operations in order to ensure equity in existing communities in the San Joaquin and Eastern Coachella Valleys.