Leah is the director of communications for Marine Group Boat Works, a superyacht repair facility capable of hauling out boats up to 220 feet, and Fifth Avenue Landing, a superyacht marina, both located in San Diego. She manages the overall communications and oversees the companies’ marketing programs which includes advertising, public relations, community outreach and crew relations.
Yam is a USC graduate where she earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis on marketing, consumer behavior and multimedia. Prior to Marine Group Boat Works, she worked in the digital lab at the Getty Conservation Institute and a PR firm in San Diego managing several local and national clients including Henry’s Farmers Market, Las Americas outlet center, EasyTurf and Association for Behavior Analysis.
She sits on the PR board for the Salvation Army and the Chula Vista Nature Center. When she’s not giving back to the community, she’s trying out new restaurants, mastering yoga poses and cooking her way through life.