Alex Yang

Alex is a rising junior at the University of Rochester double majoring in Political Science and Business with a minor in music performance. Originally from Belmont, Massachusetts, he has coached and competed in Model UN for eight years throughout middle school, high school, and college, as well as on the All-American Team for the 2020-2021 season. His interests in the field include economic development, conflict resolution and military involvement in international affairs. He most recently interned with the City of Rochester’s Business Development department, where he helped design a $5 million grant program to address food security in the surrounding city quadrants. He is looking forward to working with UNAGB to help educate youth about the impacts that they can make at an early age.