Yuri helped manage and execute Adventist Health White Memorial’s first capital campaign to build a new $220 million hospital to meet California's seismic mandate. The foundation exceeded its campaign goal, securing $30.1 million from the community and $100 million in federal government funding.
She created an innovative, culturally appropriate planned giving program to engage and educate Latino donors, identifying more than $6 million in deferred gifts from 2014-21.
Yuri is the first Latina president of AFP’s Greater Los Angeles chapter in its 35-year history.
She earned her CFRE in 2015 and has maintained the credential ever since. Yuri has also successfully completed four tracks within AHP’s Madison Institute.