Originally from Knoxville, Tennessee, Yuki Igarashi competed for the Oregon State gymnastics team from 2005-08, helping her team reach three straight NCAA National Championship appearances from 2006-08. In the gym, Yuki led the team as co-captain in both her junior and senior seasons and earned first team All-America honors on vault in 2008. Outside the gym, Yuki served on the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, tutored student-athletes and volunteered with OSU’s English Language Institute program for international and study abroad students. Yuki was recognized as an Academic All-American, Pac-10 Postgraduate Scholarship recipient, OSU Scholar Athlete, OSU Senior Marketing Student of the Year, Pac-10 Tom Hansen Conference Medalist, Arthur Ashe Jr. Sport Scholar and Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society member.
After earning her B.A. in Business Administration from OSU in 2008, Yuki worked as a management consultant, earned her MBA from the University of Washington’s Foster School of Business and then joined Starbucks as a product/brand manager. In 2015, Yuki joined Edward Jones as a Financial Advisor, where she continues to serve today. Outside the office, Yuki serves on the board for Leadership Foundations and on the OSU College of Business Finance Advisory Council. Currently, Yuki resides in Seattle, Washington, with her husband and two children.