Meet Karla Perez-Young

Karla Perez-Young, MA

Academic Advisor, Latin@ Retention Specialist

Karla Perez-Young is the Academic Adviser/Latin@ Student Retention Specialist in the Center for Multicultural Academic Excellence.  In addition to advising, Karla’s responsibilities focus in retention to Latin@ students at the UO.  Karla earned her Master’s Degree in Education from National University and a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from California State Long Beach (CSULB). Karla is first-generation Mexican American, native Spanish speaker and grew up in Orange County, California. She has worked extensively with college success programs, community outreach and human services.  Outside of work, Karla enjoys traveling with her family.

Office number: 541-346-9121

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