Lisa Young

Academic Advisor

o:  Colvard 2200
p:  704.687.7720

Lisa became a member of the University College in February 2021. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts and Master of Economics from The University of Oklahoma. She has worked in higher education for over 10 years at The University of Vermont where she enjoyed engaging with students in the College of Arts and Sciences and in Vermont's Grossman School of Business.

Outside of work, Lisa spends most of her time with her husband, two adult children and her Australian Labradoodle, Maisy. She has recently taken up oil painting and enjoys making a huge mess in her basement studio.

Lisa works with UNCC students in the Health Professions Exploration program (HPEX) and looks forward to guiding students as they prepare for an exciting career in healthcare.