Chynna Hawes

Senior Manager, Government Affairs
US-China Business Council


Chynna is a senior manager with USCBC Government Affairs covering the intellectual property portfolio as well as the healthcare, pharmaceutical, and medical device portfolios. Prior to joining USCBC, Chynna worked in the communications industry in Shanghai, helping major multinationals and Fortune 500 companies promote and protect their reputations in the China market. Chynna has a MA in International Studies from the Johns Hopkins-Nanjing University School for Advanced International Studies, completed in Mandarin, and a BA from Middlebury College. She is professionally fluent in Mandarin Chinese.