Dorothy Yang’s career is shaped by building from scratch and a continued focus on social impact. She is currently the Global Product Strategy Lead for Community Partnerships at Meta. She leads her team in building product roadmaps to ensure Meta’s products are helping communities thrive across Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp platforms. Everything she does in her role is with the northstar of leveraging technology for social good.
Prior to Meta, Dorothy spent 13 years throughout the healthcare sector, across Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices, Hospital Systems, and Health Insurance companies. Her roles spanned Strategy, Product, Marketing, Innovation, Manufacturing, and Engineering. She continues to be an advocate for healthcare affordability and access, and she hopes to see more work on leveraging technology to enable better health outcomes. Dorothy also has special passions around empowering and retaining women in the workforce, especially women of faith.
Dorothy holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, as well as MBA and Master of Public Health degrees from the University of California, Berkeley. Go Bears!
Dorothy is blessed to be a wife to her husband, a fellow enginerd, and a mother to a 4-year-old daughter, who is the joy of her life and keeps her on her toes!