Kareen Mo Yang is the director of the project management & program support department at the Carnegie Foundation. Before coming to the Foundation in 2010, she was research manager at the National Writing Project at the University of California, Berkeley. In this role Kareen led the development and administration of the instrumentation and coding systems for the Legacy Survey, a major study that documents the career paths of current and past participants in NWP programming. She also managed the National Scoring Conferences at which an average of six thousand pieces of student writing were scored annually. She has a B.A. in psychology from UC Berkeley.