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MLCCC Staff and Instructors

Administrators


Xia Li, Founder, MLCCC School Principal

  • Founded MLCCC in 2003
  • Extensive teaching and curriculum design experience at MLCCC, FACTS Charter School, and Furness High school
  • Certified in teaching K-12 Chinese and Elementary Education in PA
  • Cabrini College, Teacher's Certificate Program
  • Bowling Green State University, MS
  • Harbin Institute of Technology, BS

Julia Chou, Director of Operations and Communications

  • Joined MLCCC in 2009
  • Weekend School and Culture Center Operations: school events, strategic planning, website update, school's communications, Chinese visa service facilitator, etc.
  • Summer Camp Co-Director
  • 7+ years of quantitative experience in insurance industry
  • Cornell University, BA in Math and Linguistics

Qunbin Xiong, MLCCC School Vice-Principal

  • Joined MLCCC in 2007
  • Weekend School and Summer Camp Registration
  • Multimedia support for school and cultural exchange events
  • 10+ years of dedication with area's Chinese schools
  • Board of directors and VP of Academics of another area school (termed)
  • 15+ years of employment at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


Instructors


Jie Cai

  • Teaches 5th Grade Chinese (Chinese as a Heritage Language) and CSL Children's Class (Chinese as a Second Language) in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2007 as Chinese Language Instructor
  • 10+ years of teaching experience in China and the US
  • Zhejiang University, PhD

Paul Cheng

  • Teaches Karate Classes in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2008 as Martial Arts Instructor
  • Certified Black Belt with 14 years of teaching and earned many Hall of Fame title positions
  • Earned 4th degree title of Master in the Chang Mo Kwon System of martial arts

Baoli Gao

  • Teaches Kindergarten Chinese (Chinese as a Heritage Language) and CSL Children's Class (Chinese as a Second Language) in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2009 as Chinese Language Instructor
  • 5+ years teaching experience in Chinese Gospel Church
  • 10+ years working experience in civil engineering industry
  • Gansu Union University, Civil Engineering

Guangyu Gao

  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Chinese language instructor of another local Chinese school during the school year
  • Changchun Architecture University, BS

Wenbin Hu

  • Joined MLCCC in 2008 as Chinese Language Instructor
  • Taught MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Was awarded certificate in technical support training
  • Chengdu Technology University, BS
  • Montgomery County Community College, AS in MIS

Xiaoyang Jing

  • Teaches traditional Chinese Dance Classes in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Joined MLCCC in 2010 as Director of our Dance Program and the MLCCC Children's Dance Troupe
  • Currently Executive Director and lead dancer of the Jasmine Dance Troupe
  • Active dancer in Huaxia Dance Troupe in NJ for 8 years
  • Backup dancer for famous singer Chen, Lin and Han, Hong when they visited the US
  • Student of famous dancer Yang, Qing and Li, Dongli
  • Extensive dance experience since childhood

Guofu Li

  • Teaches Art/Drawing Classes in MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Locally renowned art teacher of another Chinese school for many years

Thomas Le

  • Teaches SAT Verbal, SAT Math, and Mathcounts
  • 6+ years of teaching experience at MLCCC Weekend School
  • Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society
  • Member of the American Academy of Actuaries
  • University of Pennsylvania, BS in Materials Science and Engineering

Mingyu Mao

  • Teaches 2nd Grade Chinese (Chinese as a Heritage Language) in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2006 as Chinese language Instructor
  • Southeast University Medical School, Bachelor of Medicine

Zhigang Qi

  • Teaches Chinese as a Heritage Language in Weekend School at GVHS since 2007
  • Designed, developed, and maintains the MLCCC website
  • Northeastern University, MS in Computer Science
  • East China University of Science and Technology, BS in Chemical Engineering

Liping Wang

  • Teaches 1st Grade Chinese (Chinese as a Heritage Language) in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2007 as Chinese Language Instructor
  • 15+ years of employment at the University of Pennsylvania

Yuan Yao

  • Teaches Art/Drawing Classes and Web Design Class in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2010 as Fine Arts and Graphic Design Instructor
  • 7+ years training in fine arts from both China and the US
  • Specializes in and has extensive experience in Graphic & Interactive Design
  • Clients include musicians, photographers, large organizations and corporations
  • Currently pursuing Master of Fine Arts degree at Temple University's Tyler School of Art
  • Savannah College and Design in Georgia, recipient of the prestigious Artist Honors Fellowship
  • Zheng Zhou University in China, BA in Fine Arts

Qingbai Yu

  • Teaches 4th Grade Chinese (Chinese as a Heritage Language) and CSL Children's Class (Chinese as a Second Language) in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2009 as Chinese Language Instructor
  • Prior teaching experience in The Malvern School and BCH School
  • 4 years of employment at MEDICINA in Italy

Honglei Yuan

  • Teaches CSL Teens & Adults Class (Chinese as a Second Language) in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Chinese language class drill instructor at Villanova University

Helen Zhou

  • Teaches Art/Drawing Classes in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Joined MLCCC in 2008 as Fine Arts Instructor
  • 25+ years of combined teaching experience with MLCCC, DE Chinese Weekend School, middle schools and amateur art schools in Shanghai, China
  • Awarded for excellent teaching from both of the middle schools teaching and amateur art schools in Shanghai, China
  • Shanghai Normal University, BA

Qin "Jean" Zhou

  • Teaches 3rd Grade Chinese (Chinese as a Heritage Language) in Weekend School at GVHS
  • Teaches MLCCC Summer Camp
  • Joined MLCCC in 2008
  • 2+ years of combined Chinese language teaching experience in Great Wall Chinese School and Dayton Chinese School
  • 4+ years of combined teaching experience as a TA in the University of Pennsylvania and Wright State University
  • University of Pennsylvania, PhD
  • Wright State University, MS
  • Peking University, BS