Kayla Coburn is an Educational Specialist for CDBS. She joined the team in 2019 and provides technical assistance to students with deafblindness, families, and school teams. Kayla also works with Helen Keller National Center as a Rehabilitation Teacher and focuses on Independent Living Skills with adults with deafblindness. Kayla was apart of the first cohort that completed CDBS's specialization program while completing her master's in Special Education at San Francisco State University. The last 5 years, Kayla has been working in the classroom as a Special Education teacher in the Bay Area and more recently in Orange County. Kayla is excited to be apart of such a remarkable team and grow closer to a community she feels so passionate about.