League Staff




KaylaFarnonAug2017Kayla E. Bass

Advocacy Communications Coordinator

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     Kayla was born in New Brockton, Alabama. She received her Associate of Arts degree at Enterprise State Community College in 2011 and her B.S. degree in journalism from Faulkner University in 2013. Prior to joining the Alabama League of Municipalities, Kayla served as the Communications Specialist to Governor Robert Bentley, Press Secretary to Alabama’s Secretary of State John Merrill and Communications Director for VOICES for Alabama’s Children.

     As the Advocacy Communications Coordinator for the Alabama League of Municipalities, Kayla works directly with the Director of Advocacy and Public Affairs and Communications Director to promote League legislative positions through the development and implementation of grassroots campaigns and specific advocacy strategies as well as year-round communications efforts by the League. In addition, Kayla provides direct lobbying support when the Legislature is in session and manages ALM’s policy committee process. She also works closely with the Communications Director to disseminate critical information to ALM members throughout the year. 

     In her spare time Kayla enjoys traveling, reading and serving on the junior board for the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. She is an active member of Church of the Highlands.