Misti Yang

Graduate Student
2130 Skinner Building
Professional Interests: 

After earning her B.A. in American Studies with a minor in Education from Wellesley College, Misti Yang went to work as an investment banking analyst at Lehman Brothers. Her one year at Lehman was the beginning of a series of occupational adventures that culimnated in accepting a position with Yelp as a community and marketing manager while living in Las Vegas. She left Yelp to return to school and completed her M.A. in Communication at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. While pursuing her master’s degree, Misti continued to work for startups and freelance write.

Today, Misti is a doctoral student in the Department of Communication in the area of rhetoric and political culture. Her research explores the rhetoric of technology. She is currently an instructor for COMM 107 - Oral Communication: Principles and Practices. 

You can see some of her writing and find out more about her at mistiyang.com.