PlastPro Founder and CEO Shirley Wang Becomes UCLA Foundation Board Chair

Window & Door
September 27, 2016
Noteworthy

Shirley Wang, PlastPro Inc. founder and CEO, was named chair of The UCLA Foundation Board and is spearheading the Chancellor’s Centennial Scholars Match to increase support for undergraduate scholarships in the amount of $150 million. Wang is the first Asian-American woman to lead The UCLA Foundation.

Demonstrating leadership in student support objectives, Wang and her husband donated $1 million to establish an endowment to support students from middle-income families and students studying abroad. Furthering their commitment, the Wangs recently established the Shirley and Walter Wang Scholarship in Computer Science. The Wangs also endowed a professorship in the UCLA Asian American Studies Center for a national program focused on U.S.–China relations.