Mia Yuen is a recent graduate from the University of California, Irvine (UCI) with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Urban Studies. During her undergraduate studies, Mia held multiple board positions, including President, for the Pilipinx-Americans in Social Studies (PASS at UCI). She also served as a facilitator for their High School Outreach program, where she engaged with students about college preparedness.
Previously given the chance to work remotely with the American Planning Association - Central Coast Section as an Intern, Mia is excited to work for her local Orange County Section. Some of her passions include youth and community outreach, increasing opportunities for affordable housing, and creating sustainable cities.
While being a Disneyland fan, I love to learn about the history and architecture behind the parks. I even took a UCI Disneyland course and wrote a proposal on my own ride. Also, while a couple of us are mentioning baseball... Go Giants!!