Miranda Young

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Associate Director of Program Services,

UC Irvine Paul Merage School of Business


UC Irvine – 2011, B.A., social sciences

Miranda graduated from UC Irvine in 2011 with a major in Economics and a minor in Education, earning Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa honors. She was also a member of UCI’s women’s tennis team where she helped lead the team to the school’s first Big West Conference title. She also received Big West Conference Honorable Mention Doubles Team, Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Academic All-American, and Big West Academic All-Conference distinctions.

Miranda additionally holds a Masters in Management from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.  She is currently working at UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business as an Associate Director of Program Services. She played an instrumental role with the recruitment, launch, and management of two new master’s degrees, the Master of Finance (MFIN) and Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA).

Miranda was born and raised in Newport Beach, California. She has an identical twin sister, Hayley, who has followed a similar path of success. Always staying busy, she enjoys competitive figure skating, running marathons, soccer, Pilates, yoga, golf, and traveling. She also spends her time tutoring local middle and high school students in all subjects.