Yvette is currently VP, Chief of Staff for Molina’s Health Plan Services. In her role, she focuses on the operational and compliance metrics and other key company initiatives.
Prior to Molina, Yvette held several leadership positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers, including Advisory Healthcare Director, Global Learning & Development Leader for customer, digital and design thinking curricula, and Ideation Director for the New Ventures division. Yvette was also the Director of Product Management and Development at PacifiCare Health Systems (acquired by UnitedHealthcare) where she led a team in launching the first of its kind Narrow Network and Tiered-Network HMO plans. At PacifiCare, she was featured as an “Aim High” employee for her product leadership strengths and contributions to the company. Most recently, Yvette was the Healthcare Client Service Lead for Slalom’s Orange County office.
Yvette received her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and her Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California. She is a frequent panelist at the USC Marshall School of Business Diversity Summit and a longstanding USC Latino Alumni Association scholarship committee member. In 2017 she was recognized as the USC Marshall Outstanding LMBA Alumna of the Year.
Yvette has been a WHA member since 2008. In 2013 she also served on the board as the Communications Co-Chair. She took some time away from WHA from 2015-2017 after having her youngest son, and recently re-joined WHA in 2018.