For 25 years he was a successful developer of real estate projects, helping to revitalize cities across America. They will be officially honored as part of the annual YAA Assembly and Yale Alumni Fund Convocation, to be held virtually later this year. Schiff is the keeper of Yale’s histories and traditions, a heady task when working at a 319-year-old university but one she has accepted with grace and openness, making her a welcome – and welcoming – resource to all and an invaluable member of the Yale and New Haven communities. As one of the first women in Yale College, and as the first woman and minority to open and manage the New York office of a major international law firm, she has counseled countless alumnae over the years. And as a key member of the Yale Alumni Task Force on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, she helped guide the task force on how to connect Yale students of color with alumni of color. Please read below for more on each of the recipients and their contributions. She is the Founder of Alice Young Advisory, which advises multinationals and entrepreneurs on their Asia business strategies and investments. Keynote Speaker: Alice Young; Emcees: AASA Co-Moderator, Lillian Hua; Former AASA Intercultural Chair, Shunhe Wang ; Remarks: President Salovey, Dean Marvin Chun, Dean Joliana Yee, AASA Co-Moderator: Brandon Lu, AACC Co-Head Coordinator: Kayley Estoesta; Performances: Jook Songs, Yale Jashan Bhangra, Scenes from Illegal: A New Musical by Skyler Chin ‘19; sunday, april 7. Throughout his tenure Alexander remained a dedicated volunteer in the community, earning numerous New Haven distinctions, and he has been an active alumni volunteer as well, serving on the Baltimore alumni schools committee, his class reunion gift committee, the Yale Development Board, and on Yale campaigns. Alice Young ’71 B.A., founder and principal at Alice Young Advisory LLC, describes being one of the first women students at Yale, and one of only nine Asian Americans in her class at the height of the Vietnam War. A pioneer and a singular presence, Schmoke stands as one of Yale’s true and enduring champions. Sponsored by the Office of Diversity & Inclusion Through her many roles, Young has distinguished herself as one of Yale’s most durable and trusted voices, an inspiration to all who have been fortunate to experience her leadership and grace. Lawyer, Independent Director, Advisor, Public Service Advocate and mother- Alice Young has many different roles in her life. Alice Young Advisory LLC (2015-Present). A lifelong learner with an ever-curious mind, Prasad guided the launch of the YAA’s Careers, Life, and Yale program, and he has been active as well with Yale Educational Travel.