BOARD OF DIRECTORS
President, has been the Executive Director of the Colorado China
Council (CCC) since its inception. She holds advanced degrees in
Chinese studies and has lived and traveled extensively in Asia.
The primary focus of CCC is sending people to teach English, as
well as other academic subjects, at universities and secondary schools
throughout China. The CCC has placed over 300 teachers, making it
one of the US's largest non-religious providers of teachers to China.
Peggy Mc Kay has been an editor
at the Denver Post for 20 years. She is a Colorado China Council
board member, has taught journalism at Beijing University, and has
worked for Xin Hwa, China's major news agency.
Sylvia Lin, Professor, currently
teaching at the University of Notre Dame, was a professor of Chinese
at the University of Colorado in Denver. Ms. Lin teaches contemporary
Chinese history and culture in addition to Chinese. She is originally
from Taiwan and received her Ph.D. from the University of California.
Jon Rush, Associate Director of CIRES (Cooperative Institute for Research in the Environmental Sciences) University of Colorado, is on the Executive Committee of the Boulder-Lhasa
Tibet Sister City Organization, and Vice President of Colorado-
Henry Strauss, President of
Scientific Management, is a China trade consultant, a member of
the board of the World Trade Center of Colorado as well as a member
of numerous other local boards.
Howard Goldblatt, previously
Professor of Chinese Literature at the University of Colorado in
Boulder, is currently teaching at the University of Notre Dame.
Dr. Goldbaltt is the premier translator of contemporary Chinese
literature and has won recent awards for his translations. He has
written extensively and his articles have been published in the
New York Times, the New York Magazine among others.
Zhu Shen is president of Equinox
International, China trade consulting firm, a member of the Rocky
Mountain Chinese Chamber of Commerce, and a founding member of the
Society for the Development of Chinese American Cultural and Economic
Relations. Currently Zhu is a consultant for numerous biotech clients
and also operates www.bioforesight.com.
Cheng Qian, President of
Propel Performing Arts & Media Co., Ltd.