Field Organizer for the Organization for Black Struggle (OBS)
Kayla Reed, 25, is a St. Louis-native. After the deaths of Mike Brown, Jr., and Vonderrit Myers Jr., Kayla began organizing actions and protests to demand justice. Now as a Field Organizer for the Organization for Black Struggle (OBS), she leads campaigns on police accountability and economic justice. Through this work, she hopes to build and sustain political power in the black working class and fight to ensure this city knows that black lives matter.