Kylia Kummer

Kylia joined Thrive Scholars in November 2020 with over 13 years of experience in strategic partnership development. As Director of Corporate Partnerships, she is responsible for expanding Thrive’s partnerships with the business community in Los Angeles, Boston and across the country.

Kylia most recently served as Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations at Chicago Children’s Museum, where she led the museum’s corporate and foundation fundraising efforts.

A former high school history teacher, Kylia holds a B.A. in History and Education from Hendrix College. She resides in Chicago, IL with her husband and their pup, and serves on the board of Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation Org.