Yang Yanyin, female, Han nationality, is a native of Xintai County, Shandong province. She was born in 1947, entered the work force in 1968, and joined the CPC in 1971. Yang graduated from Economics Department of Shandong University in 1982. She is a member of the 17th CPC Central Committee and of the Standing Committee of the Eighth NPC. Currently, she served as Executive Deputy Secretary of the Working Committee for CPC Organs Under the Central Committee from 2004 to 2012.
In 2012, she became Vice-Chairman of the CPPCC Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and Overseas Chinese Committee.