Faye Yu was born in Taiwan, but raised in the United States. In her role as program consultant for World Renew in Malawi, Faye works with local partners to implement projects in the areas of Food Security, Livelihoods and Health. The partners are usually church affiliated (like World Renew).

Faye's expertise primarily lies in health, nutrition, and agriculture.

Faye has a Bachelor's degree in International Business Marketing from UW Madison, and a Masters in International Studies from American University.

Previous to joining World Renew in 2014, Faye lived in Sierra Leone for 5 years and worked on a program for teens who lived on the street and at risk kids who lived in a slum in Freetown.