Bachelor in Engineering and Economics, Brown University, 1986. Master of Arts in Bilingual Education, University Massachusetts, 1991.
Chinese bilingual teacher Malden (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 1986-1993, bilingual guidance counselor, since 1993. Indiana workshop facilitator, since 1986.
Member Human Rights Advisory Council, 1992-1993, Healthy 2000 Steering Committee, 1993, Asian American Civil Rights Task Force, since 1993. Organizer Conference Asian Pacific American Youth, 1993. President, board directors Young Women’s Christian Association Malden, since 1993.
Member Massachusetts Association Bilingual Education, Massachusetts Asian American Education Association (vice president), Coalition for Asian Pacific American Youth (advisory council since 1994).