Asian American Chamber of Commerce Announces a New Board Member

The Asian American Chamber of Commerce (AACC) is pleased to announce the addition of a new member, Yvonne Mrha, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, of Live Casino & Hotel to our Board of Directors.

"Our Board of Directors is committed to carry out the Chamber's mission to foster and facilitate  economic growth and sustainability within the Greater Washington, D.C. area by building bridges and serving as a resource for the AAPI business community," said Dr. Cindy Shao, President of AACC.  Dr. Shao and AACC Board Chairwomen, Stephanie Shei, stated, "We are so pleased to welcome Yvonne Mrha to the AACC Board as her talent energy, and expertise will be an asset to further our mission."  Ms. Mrha represents both the Hospitality and Entertainment industry that adds to the diversity of our board members who currently come from all segments of business.  Her experience as a CFO will undoubtedly make her a valued consultant to the Chamber's financial endeavors.  

AACC looks forward to working in partnership with Yvonne Mrha and all our Board members in the years to come as we work together to build and support a vibrant Asian American business community within our DC metropolitan region. 

Yvonne Mrha is the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Live Casino and Hotel in Maryland.  In this strategic leadership role, Mrs. Mrha provides direction on all financial activities to increase revenue and successful positioning of Live! Casino & Hotel as a top-performing gaming destination in the region. Mrs. Mrha also takes lead in developing and managing financial operations for the flagship luxury Live! Hotel, harnessing her experience with openings and expansions to drive the newly launched property towards success.  

Mrs. Mrha brings 20 years of experience in finance and operations, having held executive positions at various gaming companies domestically and internationally. Prior to joining Live!. Mrs. Mrha served as Vice President of Finance at MGM Resorts International, Vice President of Finance for Thunder Valley Casino and Senior Director of Finance for Las Vegas Sands. She earned her dual MBA from Columbia University and UC Berkeley, and a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from George Mason University. She also is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of CPAs.


Yvonne Mrha, SVP & CFO of Live Casino & Hote


 

About Asian-American Chamber of Commerce (AACC): 

The mission of the Asian American Chamber of Commerce (AACC) is to encourage, facilitate and support the economic growth and sustainability of the Greater Washington, D.C. regional community and the nation by building bridges and serving as a resource for the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) business community.  For more information about AACC, please visit: www.asian-americanchamber.org.  AACC is a not-for-profit 501 C (6) organization.  For media requests and questions, contact Dr. Cindy Shao, AACC President, at (703) 752-6292 or Deborah Brent, Senior Director, Business Development & Marketing, at (703) 474-8101 or contact@asian-americanchamber.org. 

Asian American Chamber of Commerce 
8300 Boone Blvd., Suite 450
Tysons, VA 22182 
571-633-9754
http://asian-americanchamber.org