"As a new Board member, Yie-Hsin Hung's business acumen and parental insight will contribute much to our community as we continue to grow our leadership position in autism education," said Vincent Strully, Jr., President and CEO of NECC.
Southborough, Mass. (PRWEB) September 21, 2017
The New England Center for Children® (NECC®), a global leader in education and research for children with autism, announced today the election of Yie-Hsin Hung to the Board of Directors.
“The New England Center for Children is honored to have Yie-Hsin Hung join our Board of Directors. Ms. Hung is an invaluable addition to our team,” said Vincent Strully, Jr., President and CEO of The New England Center for Children. “Her combination of business acumen and parental insight will contribute much to our community as we continue to grow our leadership position in autism education.”
Yie-Hsin Hung is CEO of New York Life Investment Management LLC, a leading multi-boutique investment management firm providing a wide array of fixed income, equity and alternative investment solutions to institutional and individual investors around the world. She is a member of New York Life’s Executive Management Committee. Prior to joining New York Life, Ms. Hung held a wide range of executive roles at Bridgewater Associates and Morgan Stanley. She graduated from Northwestern University and received an MBA from Harvard Business School. Ms. Hung also sits on the Board of Trustees for Next for Autism.
“Few institutions are having the impact on autism education that The New England Center for Children is. I am honored to join the Board and look forward to contributing to their success,” said Yie-Hsin Hung. “Through the work of their outstanding teachers and staff, I am confident that NECC will continue to make great strides in education, research and technology to empower and transform the lives of children with autism.”
About The New England Center for Children
The New England Center for Children® (NECC®) is a world leader in education, research, and technology for children with autism. For more than 40 years, our community of teachers, researchers and clinicians have been transforming lives and offering hope to children with autism and their families. NECC’s award-winning services include home-based, day, and residential programs; public school partnerships and consulting; the John and Diane Kim Autism Institute; and the ACE® ABA Software System used by more than 4,620 students in 24 states and nine countries. NECC received the 2017 Award for International Dissemination of Behavior Analysis from the Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis (SABA). A 501c3 non-profit, The New England Center for Children is based in Southborough, MA, and also operates a center in Abu Dhabi, UAE. More information is available at http://www.necc.org.