William J. Yang, president of William J. Yang & Associates, Burbank, has been named 1985 Engineer of the Year by the Asian American Architects & Engineers Assn. of Greater Los Angeles.
Yang, who founded his firm in 1966, was congratulated by Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich. Yang is a founding member of the association.
His 18-member firm specializes in energy conservation, heating, ventilating and air conditioning and fire protection. He is a registered professional engineer in California and 12 other states.