The Denise Louie Education Center

Leadership Team

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  • Susan Yang

    Executive Director

    (206) 973-1810 x.305 syang@deniselouie.org

    Susan is tasked with leading the organization and meeting the mission of the organization during this exciting time in the early learning field. She brings over 15 years of experience working in the nonprofit sector in early childhood education and human services field. She has led efforts in policy, program, and research in her various roles and is excited to serve the children and families in the Denise Louie community.

    She has lived in Louisville, Chicago, Boston, San Francisco and Seoul. She graduated from the Seoul International School in Korea and holds a bachelor’s degree in international studies and sociology from Northwestern University and a master’s degree in public policy from Harvard University. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and cooking.

  • The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends children play outside as much as possible, for at least 60 minutes a day.  Outdoor physical activity is good for preventing childhood obesity, improving motor development, and improving vision and vitamin D levels.