About us

Our mission

At Brooklyn Lifestyle Athletic Club, we empower members to live a healthier, happier, and more balanced life through custom programming focused on athletic excellence, academic achievement, and the necessity of connecting with yourself and others through fun and leisure.

Meet the BKLA leadership team

For us, it’s all about empowering the people of our Brooklyn community with the tools and confidence to find their purpose, make the changes they need, and improve their lives.

Tamara Galloway

Tamara Galloway


After executive roles at iconic media and advocacy brands like GLAAD, Real Simple, and People, Tamara has shifted her focus to serving the underserved as President of BKLA.  Famous for giving advice on how, as a minority, to be heard and have a voice, Tamara is also known for a few not-so-secret talents: organizing, decorating, and throwing events people never stop talking about.

As captain of the ship, she sets the course for BKLA’s renovation and rebranding, with an aim to grow membership, elevate and provide access to quality programming, increase sponsorship, joint ventures, revenue, while creating  community impact.

Kim Grant

Kim Grant

Senior Vice President

As a partner at BKLA, Kimberly is engaged in organizational strategy and operations. As well, Kim oversees member services with a focus on youth programming and event production.