Jaye Chen, Executive Vice President, oversees the Institute’s world-wide programmatic operations and initiatives. Ms. Chen was previously the Institute’s Vice President and General Counsel and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees.
Prior to joining IIE in 2003 as General Counsel, Ms. Chen was a senior associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. She served as law clerk for the Honorable Eduardo C. Robreno of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Ms. Chen holds a J.D. from New York University School of Law and an A.B. in History and Literature from Harvard and Radcliffe Colleges.