Come join us for a Mentorship Round Table discussion! Come and receive intimate and candid career advice from Jana Yamamoto. She will open up and share her secret sauce for success.
Saturday, March 8
12 noon – 2 PM
Racha Thai & Asian Kitchen
23 Mercer St
Seattle, Washington 98109
Lily (Lee) Lawson
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Come join us for
a Mentorship Round Table discussion!
Come and receive intimate and candid career advice from Jana
Yamamoto. She will open up and share her
secret sauce for success.
Mentor: Jana Yamamoto, Finance Director at Boeing and currently serving as CFO for
the Commercial Aviation Services - Customer Support business
- $20 Non-Members
to 15 participants
before February 28, 2014
-Lunch will be served
this event? Contact: Lily (Lee) Lawson at email@example.com
designed for professionals with less than 10 years work experience.
event is not for employment searching purposes.
is required; no walk-ins will be accepted.
be punctual with the event time.
obligation for mentors to keep contact with mentees.
Come join us and get one-on-one career advice and much
more from our featured mentor, Jana Yamamoto, who is a Finance Director at
Boeing and currently serving as CFO for the Commercial Aviation Services -
Customer Support business at Boeing.
Jana is a significance supporter of Ascend's mission to empower
Pan-Asian leaders and grow the next generation of professionals to "break
through the bamboo ceiling", through professional mentorship.
Jana serves as the CFO for Commercial Aviation Services
(CAS) Customer Support at Boeing. In this role, she is responsible for the
leadership of financial planning and reporting, cost management, accounting,
estimating and pricing for CAS Customer Support. She is a member of the CAS
Customer Support Leadership Team and the CAS Finance Leadership Team. Prior to this assignment, she was the
Enterprise Services Business Management Director at Boeing Shared Services
Group (SSG). In that role, she was responsible for delivering high quality,
lean, affordable financial products and services that support running a healthy
Prior to joining SSG Business Management, Jana led the SSG
Accounting Operations organization, including Cost Policy, General Accounting,
Financial Accounting, Global Accounting Operations, and Sarbanes Oxley (SOX)
404 Program Management. In 2004, she led the SOX section 404 implementation for
SSG. She previously served as senior manager of Cost Policy and Cost Accounting
at Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) and has held various Finance leadership
positions at BCA. In 2000, Jana was awarded the INROADS Business Supervisor of
Jana graduated from the University of Washington earning a
Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with a concentration in
Accounting. She has participated in the Senior Management Seminar, the Program
Managers Workshop and Boeing Executive Program at the Boeing Leadership Center
in St. Louis. She represented Boeing on the Seattle Chamber of Commerce
International Study Mission to Australia in 2006 and participated in the 2007
Wall Street Symposium. Jana is the
Boeing Executive focal for Ascend and the Executive Champion for the Boeing
Asian American Professional Association.
Jana is the proud mother of a 16 year old son and enjoys
golf, shopping, reading, and spending time with family and friends. She is a
second-generation Chinese American, although her married name, Yamamoto, is
Japanese. In support of her heritage, she enjoys participating in various
events & organizations such as the Walk for Rice, the Kin On Chinese
Nursing Home annual golf tournament, and the Seattle Asian Sports Club.