EvergreenHealth CFO Chrissy Yamada was selected as one of Northwest Asian Weekly’s Women of Color Empowered luncheon honorees Sept. 18. Three times each year, the award program celebrates women from diverse backgrounds who have broken through race and gender barriers in the workplace. She joined 12 others in accepting the honor.
Under Chrissy’s leadership, EvergreenHealth has seen a $34 million turnaround, leading the hospital to its healthiest financial years ever in 2013 and 2014. Congratulations Chrissy!
Learn more about the award and all the recipients here. Above: Chrissy Yamada, left, accepts the honor. (Tim Pfarr)