Xiaoyan Huang, MD is a cardiologist and Medical Director of General Cardiology at Providence Heart Clinic in Portland, Oregon. Born and raised in China, she was fortunate enough to receive full scholarship from Yale which enabled her undergraduate education. She feels eternally grateful to the university for its generosity. She attributes much of her professional success to her outstanding college education, superb professors and gifted fellow students.
Huang has served as an alumni interviewer and in various roles at the Yale Club of Oregon & Southwest Washington as board member, chair of its community service committee and president. Under her leadership, the Yale Club of Oregon & SW Washington excelled at engaging alumni and community, having received three YAA Board of Governors Excellence Awards over the years. She has traveled to China & Nicaragua with the Yale Alumni Service Corps and currently sits on the board. Huang helped organize events for the Yale Day of Service and other volunteer alumni activities.
Since 2015, she has produced and moderated multiple in person and virtual Yale alumni events, helped create & moderate the Yale Alumni Facebook Group and continues to actively engage Yale alumni from around the world. As a woman in medicine, she has mentored numerous Yale students and young alumni. She has been a member of the YAA Board of Governors since 2015, and she serves as chair of its Volunteer Leadership Committee.