The Affordable Housing Summit

David Ip Yam

David Ip Yam is a student affairs educator and facilitator, currently serving as the Associate Vice President and Dean of Students at Centennial College. With an interconnected background in martial arts, post-secondary education, and leadership development, David is dedicated to co-creating transformative learning experiences with individuals, including student leaders, student affairs professionals, youth organizations, couples (through @RelationshipZen), and martial artists (via @MindOverMatterKarate). His core values of adding value, leading consciously, and learning continuously shape his approach. To learn more about David’s journey, visit