Layton was nominated to the Board in 2020 by the Saskatchewan Soccer Association. She is a long-time volunteer, serving on the board of Kindersley Soccer as a member and president and as secretary for the Kindersley Karate Club. She also served on the board of the Saskatchewan Soccer Association, and has been a long-time soccer and sledge hockey coach.
As a business owner in the health and safety sector, Layton has a strong background in risk management, and has served on the board of the Saskatchewan Emergency Planners Association. She has tried to be a strong voice for females in sport, and believes that sports give children a chance to grow, learn and keep fit for life.