Mychal Harrison is a Senior Vice President in Deloitte’s Risk and Financial Advisory practice. With a focus on the consumer industry, Mychal works with CEOs and CFOs to help transform the way organizations identify and prioritize their strategic initiatives and deliver their finance and treasury functions. His ability to dissect complex challenges, devise and implement solutions, and drive consensus was instrumental in him receiving M&A Advisor’s 40 under 40 Emerging Leaders Award in 2015.
Mychal is a 2001 graduate of Trinity College where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and a Certificate in Markets and Management. Since that time, Mychal has been a tireless volunteer for Duke University. In addition to serving as Co-chair for his 5th, 10th, and 15th Reunions, Mychal is a member of the Duke Financial Economics Steering Committee and the Athletics Leadership Board. In 2013, Mychal joined the Duke Alumni Association Board of Directors where he is a member of the Executive Committee and has served as Chair of the Awards and Recognition Committee since 2017. On May 4th, 2019, Mychal was voted President-elect of the Alumni Association Board.
In support of his belief that learning is a life-long experience, Mychal guest lecturers in the Economics Department, mentors student athletes on the football team, and has endowed a scholarship in his family’s name that provides underrepresented minority students studying Economics with grants to conduct research and to cover expenses related to attending conferences. Outside of his Duke activities, Mychal sits on the Board of Directors for the Beginning with Children Foundation, a charter school in Brooklyn, NY where one-third of all families earn less than $25,000/year.
Mychal resides in New York City.
Elected to the Board of Trustees in 2019, Mychal serves as an observer on the Audit and Compliance Committee and the External Engagement Committee. He is serving a four-year term on the board, two years as an observer and two years as a voting member.