Prior to earning a master's degree in journalism from the University of Maryland, Valerie Young worked as an accountant and auditor for 11 years at companies from KPMG to PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Her accomplishments in the industry included becoming a certified public accountant and a certified government financial manager; she holds a bachelor's degree in Accounting from Virginia Tech.
While working toward her journalism degree, Young generated content for several media outlets and was an Anchor/Reporter with Capital News Service.
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