Kayla Griffin-Smith is an Account Manager at Manhattan West where she provides a customized approach to meet the needs of each client. She is involved in managing clients’ day-to-day financial affairs and requests while keeping long-term growth and conservation of their net worth in mind.
Prior to joining Manhattan West, Kayla worked as an Account Executive at the business management firm NKSFB, focusing on Athletes and High-Net Worth Individuals. As a former Division I basketball player, she understands the unique and complex life of an athlete and how to curate services to fit their needs as careers evolve. Balancing her clients’ short-term financial goals and achieving long-term financial security are her main focuses. Kayla focuses on budgeting, insurance oversight, bookkeeping, financial statement preparation and tax preparation.
Kayla received a Bachelor of Science degree from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo with a concentration in Sport Management. In addition, she earned a Master of Arts in Sport Management from the University of San Francisco. In her free time, Kayla enjoys playing basketball with her Husband and caring for their Maltipoo puppy, Mochi.