Elected: March 2020
Yvonne moved to Monterey Park about seven years ago when her older son, at the age of 13, was accepted into the Cal State LA Early Entrance Program. She also has twin baby boys with her husband, Dr. Albert Young.
Yvonne has been a career woman and had over 25 years of experience in financial management, securities compliance, and legal advisory. Yvonne attended the University of California Los Angeles and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics in 3 years and earned her Master Business Administration degree in Finance and Marketing from the Loyola Marymount University. Yvonne completed the CRCP Certified Regulatory and Compliance Professional Program from the Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania and is a certified FINRA Arbitrator with FINRA Securities Licenses: Series 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 24, 27, 53, 63, 65, 99.
Yvonne is currently retired and is still working part-time as FINRA Arbitrator and Expert Witness for over ten years. During the last ten years, she has been the CEO and founder of a FINRA's broker-dealer. Before this, she was a VP Regional Sales Manager at Merrill Lynch International Division, Branch Manager of E*Trade Financial, VP Financial Advisor at Citigold Private Client Group, and Investment Specialist at Charles Schwab.
Yvonne is active in charitable and community organizations. Currently, Yvonne serves as a board member of the Morning Light Foundation, a board member of West San Gabriel Valley Boys and Girls Club of America, and a board member of the Greater Monterey Park Chamber of Commerce.
Yvonne enjoys singing, especially karaoke, as she won numerous singing awards, and the first job she applied for after college was Broadway Opera Singer.