Lila is a founding member of Hacienda Villa, the sex-positive intentional community in Bushwick, Brooklyn. She serves as the Villa’s Director of PR and Community Outreach. She is a writer, an actress, and a podcaster. horizontal with lila, the podcast about intimacy that’s recorded while lying down, was inspired largely by conversations with her housemates. Many horizontal episodes are recorded in her bed, on her impossibly lovely Casper mattress. The article she wrote as an intro to Villa life, “You Call It A Sex House, I Call It Home,” was published in BUST Magazine. She curates the Horizontal Storytelling series at Hacienda Studio. Her BFA with Honors in Drama is from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Her mission is to cultivate intimacy in all its forms.