Kayley Deaton

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Kayley Deaton is the Communications Coordinator for EJF Philanthropies, assisting with the coordination of impact campaigns for media projects as well as with grantmaking related to opportunity zones and other philanthropic funding initiatives.

Prior to her involvement with EJF Philanthropies, Kayley worked at EJF Capital. She graduated summa cum laude from the George Washington University with Honors in Political Science, and has a personal interest in climate change communications.  During her undergraduate years, she was a fellow for both Hillary for America and the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee.