Kayla Bell Benefits Specialist


  • Moved to San Diego in 2013
  • Adopted a golden retriever named Bowie in 2016
  • Became the first person in her family to graduate from college in 2016


Kayla worked a variety of jobs throughout college, including as a bar cart attendant on a golf course. After graduating from Arizona State University with a degree in English literature, she worked in the healthcare staffing industry, dealing with contracts and billing for two years, before bringing her talents to Coastal.

Kayla Bell


When she’s not at work, Kayla enjoys reading, writing, traveling, cooking, and playing trivia. She also enjoys exploring the area — paddleboarding and brewery hopping/wine tasting.


  • Driven 
  • Passionate
  • Quick learner
  • Empathetic


4 Reasons This Is Our Favorite Award

Coastal Payroll has been selected as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal! We are as thrilled by this announcement as we were the first year we made the list.  Read More >

What Makes This Inc. 5000 Listing So Special?

We’re just thrilled to let you know Coastal is on the Inc. 5000 list again! In fact, we’ve been on the list multiple years in a row as one of the fastest growing privately owned companies in America. For the last few years, when we received Read More >

Why Is HR More Important Now Than Ever?

It’s been stated again and again—2020 is a truly unprecedented time. And with all the changes comes increased exposure for the HR profession. Now more than ever, people are turning to our profession for expertise, guidance, and the latest Read More >