DIRECTOR OF YOUTH EDUCATION SUMMIT
Laila Nguyen is originally from Denver, Colorado and received her B.S. in Accounting from the University of Colorado, Boulder. She began her career in corporate accounting and finance while working at both T-Mobile and Arrow Electronics. While she enjoyed the technical aspects these jobs afforded her, Laila’s passion for leadership eventually led her to Los Angeles, California. In L.A., she took on the position of Director of Business Development for an Accounting and Finance consulting firm-VACO. She continues to thrive off mentoring others with their career development and goals on a daily basis.
Outside of work, Laila practices an appropriate work and life balance. In addition to her professional endeavors, she enjoys learning about new cultures through travel, fashion, health as well as the occasional food adventure with family and friends.
Through her involvement with APEX, she hopes to spread awareness of the organization, create genuine and long-lasting relationships, within and outside of the organization.