Executive Music Director

Background

Wendy Yen started learning piano at age 4 and began teaching piano lessons, music and digital technology for a Yamaha family company in Vermont at age 12. She has played at concerts, competitions, nursing homes, weddings and hospitals.

Wendy is on the Board of Directors at MusicBreeds, a nonprofit that works with economically disadvantaged communities to ensure youth who love music have access to instruments, music teachers, music production classes, life and business skills, entrepreneurship classes, and mentors who can guide them whether they want to pursue a college degree in music or go onto a career in the music industry. 

Wendy was born in Tokyo, raised on a dairy farm in Vermont, studied in Paris, volunteered in Bolivia, worked in Prague, has traveled to over 65 countries, and lives in Manhattan with her family. Wendy graduated with both her BA and MBA from Cornell, and her certificate in integrative health from Columbia.