Kaila Colbin


New Zealand Ambassador for Singularity University

Kaila is the Curator of TEDxChristchurch, a co-founder and Chair of the non-profit Ministry of Awesome, Chairman of the Board of the New York-based Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts, Deputy Chair of CORE Education Ltd, founder and director of New Zealand social media consultancy Missing Link, and a member of the Advisory Board for Te PÅ«tahi - Christchurch centre for architecture and city-making.


A native New Yorker, Kaila is fluent in English, Spanish, French and Italian, holds a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Cornell University and has been a serial entrepreneur since the age of 22. Her purpose in life is to be an uplifting presence.