Daisy Mairena

Daisy Mairena

M.S. in Accounting 2020, University of Virginia
B.S. in Accounting, University at Albany

Track: Financial Reporting & Assurance

Hometown: New Rochelle, NY

What stood out to you about the M.S. in Accounting Program at UVA?

Alumni and students all talked about how helpful and caring the faculty and staff are.

What are you looking forward to the most in the program?

I’m looking forward to learning topics that can later transition into my career and enhancing some of my skills, because I think it’s very important that students grow as people.

What clubs and organizations were you a part of during your time in undergrad?

Campus Ambassador Leader for EY, NABA, ALPHA, Peer Career Adviser, Resident Assistant

If you were stranded on a desert island, what three things would you bring?

My phone so I can call someone to help me. A raft to possibly get off the island. And water to keep me hydrated.

Name three places on your bucket list to travel to.

Thailand, Dubai, and Greece because all of those places have cultural aspects that interest me.