Photo of Regina Yang, Planner

I believe that the built environment has the power to restore social justice and create healthy communities.

Regina Yang

Senior Director
Boston, MA, USA

Regina joined MASS in 2013. While based in the Kigali office, she led MASS’s immersion practices, helping to guide mission-driven design through community engagement and building the firm’s capacity to understand and partner with stakeholders. She moved to the Boston office in 2015 to lead a research project investigating the impact of capital projects, and developing tools to capture and share lessons learned.

Regina currently leads the firm’s Narrative strategy, including measuring impact, producing publications and curriculums, crafting messages, and managing the firm’s public relationships and media. She brings a deeply engaged, community and research-informed process to understand the impact of the built environment and develop tools to systematize and scale lessons learned. Her work helps to hold our work accountable, internally, with our communities, and with our partners. She studied Civil Engineering and Architecture at Princeton University and received her Master’s in Urban Planning at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design.