Yajaira Esparza

Coordinator of Recruitment and Advancement
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Two-time Nevada alumna, Yajaira Esparza, joined the Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Mining Engineering in 2020.  With a Master’s degree in Equity and Diversity in Education, Yajaira is committed to the success of all prospective and current Mackay students.  She enjoys helping students achieve their higher education and career goals and invites them to visit her in the Arentz Student Center.


  • M.S. in Equity & Diversity in Education, University of Nevada, Reno, 2018
  • B.A. in International Affairs & Spanish, University of Nevada, Reno, 2016