Jonathan Young

Study abroad coordinator


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phone 573-882-6007

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Jonathan advises for outgoing study abroad and incoming exchange students at Mizzou and Missouri S&T.

Jonathan holds a master's degree in business administration from the University of Colorado Boulder and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. During his undergraduate studies, he went on a faculty-led program in China, did a semester exchange in Singapore, studied as a Bill Clinton scholar in the United Arab Emirates, returned to Singapore to intern for a technology startup and worked as an electrical engineer in Spain. During his MBA program, he worked on several startups, including building the business model to source shea butter from villages in Ghana, developing programs to empower women entrepreneurs in Kenya and strategizing market expansion for a Slovenian camel feed supplier in the Middle East. Jonathan values exploring how the world is connected as well as furthering people's abilities to study and work abroad. He is a brother of Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity and enjoys hiking and watching football.