Director of Membership and International Programs
Yassie Dunn is the director of membership and international programs at ASPS. In this role, she is responsible for developing and executing membership recruitment and retention strategies for both domestic and international markets. Yassie and her team implement initiatives related to ASPS' membership growth while elevating ASPS' brand awareness among the plastic surgeon community around the world.
A dynamic business professional, Yassie has significant experience in international business development, association management and professional development and certification. Her diverse professional career includes both multinational businesses and global nonprofits such as the US Agency for International Development (USAID), Underwriters Laboratories (UL), The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) and most recently the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP), where she led global outreach and business development initiatives. Yassie has extensive experience working in various locations around the world in regions like Greater China, India, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Northern Africa and Russia.
Yassie holds a master's degree in Linguistics and Oriental Studies from Kiev State Linguistic University and an MBA with a double major in International Marketing and Finance from DePaul University in Chicago. She is proficient in several languages including Chinese, English, Russian and Ukrainian. She is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a member of Project Management Institute (PMI).