Kyle Clifford

Arts & Environment Program Coordinator
Kyle joined The Umbrella February 2022 as the Arts & Environment Program Coordinator. Previously, she worked at the Center for Reading Recovery and Literacy Collaborative at Lesley University where she planned and executed the Center’s yearly literacy conference and other professional development events. Starting out her career at Liberty Mutual Insurance followed by Forrester Research, Kyle has been working her way towards a more creative, community-minded field. She is excited to be part of an organization that values the arts and its role in creating vibrant, healthy and equitable communities.  
Originally from the Midwest, Kyle attended St. Olaf College in Minnesota, where she focused primarily on art courses and played for the women’s soccer team. She transferred to Northeastern University after her freshman year, where she received her B.S. in Psychology. Kyle is currently pursuing her M.Ed. in Arts, Community and Education with a specialization in visual art through Lesley University.