Cathie Dai is a Digital Marketing Manager at Microsoft. She was born at a wealthy city in Zhejiang Province, China. She has been working with various charities in the past, including Hope Project, and Loving Heart Association at Peking University. Her master thesis at University of Chicago is on NGOs and civil society.
Cathie and her family have been donating to CTEF for years. In 2009, she was touched by a video that introduced poor students supported by CTEF and fell in love with this foundation ever since. She serves now as a CTEF board member on Marketing.
Jia joined CTEF in May of 2017. She is a new immigrant from Beijing and comes to Seattle several times every year. Jia will help to set up CTEF Beijing office and coordinate the projects in China.
Gia graduated from Business School of George Washington University, and worked as a professional CPA for a few years. After she moved from New York to Seattle in 2009, she decided to apply her passion to a real estate career. Gia became interested in CTEF after the annual dinner in 2015, and she is active in community service and dedicated to helping disadvantaged children in her home country China.
Mindy He was a teacher at a teacher school in Beijing. As a teacher, Mindy believes that education can change the future of anyone. After learning about CTEF through a friend, she became a member of CTEF and committed herself to help underprivileged students in China. She is now in charge of the 1+1 program.
Mengke works as a software engineer at Microsoft, who develops products and services as part of Microsoft's office365 solutions. She joined CTEF in 2012 and started serving as the board member since 2013. Her passion is to help these needed students and oversees various school projects. Starting in March 2017, Mengke starts to co-serve the treasure duties for CTEF. Mengke received her Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Prior to that she graduated from HuaZhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan city.
Having been a high school teacher in Beijing for 14 years, Anna Wang has developed a deep rooted love for her students and is passionate about improving education in China. After moving to Seattle, she had been looking for opportunities to contribute until she found CTEF. She holds the same belief as CTEF --Change a student's life, one at a time. She also finds that CTEF is a family where you can work with a team of passionate and fun people. Anna Wang is a certified senior high school teacher in China and has acquired a certificate in nonprofit management from University of Washington.
Ting Weng worked as an accountant specializing in Non-Profit sector in Greater Boston Area for many years. After moving to Greater Seattle Area in 2015, she was inspired by the mission of CTEF to help disadvantaged children in China and joined the organization in 2017. She has been involved in the organization's activities ever since, especially in finance related activities.
Peng Zhang joined CTEF at the beginning of 2012, starting as a volunteer, he enjoyed that CTEF is helping children in rural area of China. Now Peng is CTEF’s general secretary, responsible for China public relationship, and cooperation with sister organizations.
Zhibing Zhang is a Chinese lawyer, a partner of B.D.L. International law Firm, Beijing. She passed the bar exam in 1986 and got Chinese lawyer qualification certificate and practicing license in 1987. She has practiced in law for 30 years. In 2016, She was admitted by Washington State Bar Association, USA as a Foreign Law Consultant.
Shirley has been working as a tax CPA in various national and regional public accounting firms since 2008. She has extensive experience in tax compliance and consulting for NFP organizations, partnerships, corporations and individuals, covers federal and state income tax, as well as the related international tax filings. Shirley is an contributing editor of 'Form 990 Compliance Guide', an on-line treatise published by CCH. She is also a member of AICPA and WSCPA.
邹英毅(Michelle Zou)女士是 Pacific Technologies Consulting Group (PTCG，太平洋科技咨询公司) 总裁，微软高级顾问及全球讲师，华盛顿州中国关系理事会理事，自媒体人及企业教练，致力于中美之间的商业战略咨询和企业管理培训，帮助中美企业互相学习、进入和拓展国际市场。她还多次应美国大使馆邀请到中国讲座，帮助促进中国的领导力、创新创业、教育和非营利机构的发展。她也是在美国深受欢迎的中国专家，频繁在中美会议和论坛上演讲，积极带动美国当地与中国各省市代表团的访问交流，为中美各行各业企业家咨询和牵桥搭线。此外，邹女士还为微软等跨国企业培训职业经理人和市场营销专业人才，进行职业指导和团队及领导力建设。在她20多年的职业生涯，邹女士在高科技行业多家国际大公司担任管理工作，包括微软、IDC、DELL/EMC、HP等。她还在明日中华教育基金会多年做义工并曾任会长。
Ms. Xiao Xi received the Bachelor of Law degree (L.L.M.) from Zhongnan Political and Law College in 1993 and the Master of Law degree from Zhejiang University in 2006. She is currently a lawyer in Zhejiang Wulian Law Firm, P.R China. She also serves as Deputy Director of Labor and Social Security Professional Committee in Hangzhou Lawyer Association, P.R.China. Her specialties are Insurance Law, Company Law, and Labor Law in China.