Youssouf came to New Paltz in 2009 and graduated from undergraduate studies in 2013 with the double major in Finance and International Business. He is currently finishing his MBA at SUNY New Paltz. The oldest brother of a family of 5, Youssouf will be the first generation in his family to have a Bachelor and an MBA.
While at New Paltz, Youssouf served as the Vice President of Finance for the Student Association where he managed a $1.5 million budget for 4 years. He was also involved in many other clubs which allowed development of his true leadership skills. Youssouf also served as a Resident Assistant in Bouton Hall, and founded the Red Cross Club here at SUNY New Paltz. He is the President of the Accounting and Finance Association, and also a member of the Dean's Student Advisory Board at the School of Business. In addition, Youssouf drove an ambulance for New Paltz Rescue Squad. He has mentored many students at New Paltz and would love to have more mentees before leaving SUNY New Paltz.