Amy Yang

Research Partnerships Manager

Amy is a Research Partnerships Manager who facilitates the work of top-tier researchers with Character Lab. Amy is excited to advance insights that help kids thrive by making school-based research fast, frictionless, and fruitful.

Before joining Character Lab, Amy supported youth and their families as a psychotherapist; before that, she worked in roles managing programs and supporting research on cerebral palsy. Amy holds a B.S. in neuroscience from Temple University and a Master of Family Therapy from Drexel University, where she specialized in using systems thinking to understand behavior.

In Amy’s free time, she enjoys sewing, drinking copious amounts of coffee, and dancing Argentine tango.

Amy’s pronouns are she/her/hers.