Layla Yarr

Executive Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Research

Office Phone: 
(310) 825-7943

Layla YarrLayla Yarr has nearly 20 years of executive support experience, both in the private sector and in academia. After receiving her Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies from Portland State University, she served as business manager and executive assistant for an international consulting firm in Eugene, Oregon. During her tenure there, she raised her two children and went on to obtain a Master’s Degree in Business Administration before joining the University of Oregon’s Advancement and Development Department. 

Prior to becoming the Executive Assistant to the Vice Chancellor of Research at UCLA, Layla worked as the Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Communications at the University of Oregon.