Meet the Team

Advisory Council

The Honorable Samuel Tinsing Mok

Former president of National China Garden Foundation​
Former CFO of US Department of Labor​
Former CFO of US Department of Treasury​
December 30, 1944 - September 21, 2022

Angelene Huang

Founder and Chairwoman of Alliance for Impact​

Board Director of The Chinese Finance Association (TCFA)

Guest Instructor at United Nations UNITA

Former Head of Treasury at a Top Hedge Fund

Satya Tripathi

Founder & CEO of Global Alliance​

Former UN Assistant Secretary-General​

Former Head of UN’s multiple Divisions​

Yan Jin

Senior Vice President

Investor Relations and

Operations Finance and Transformation

@ Eaton, a Fortune 300 Company

(by market cap)

Lucy Chen

VP of Claris FileMaker Platform Engineering

Former GM of FileMaker China

Former VP of Product Release Engineering

Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology by the National Diversity Council in 2021

Gang Hu

Founder and CIO of WinShore Capital

Former Portfolio Manager at BlueCrest Capital Management LLP

Former Managing Director at Credit Suisse 

Former Executive Vice President at PIMCO

Lawrence Pan

Founder and Managing Partner of China SageWater Capital

Former Chief Representative of NASDAQ in China

Senior consultant of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council

Special consultant of the ChiNext Board of the China Securities Regulatory Commission

David Zhang

Managing Director and Head of Securitized Products Research at MSCI

Former Managing Director and head of Securitized Products modeling at Credit Suisse

Co-chairs the China Market Committee of SFIG

Serves on the boards of TCFA, GCREC, and NY PRMIA

Sophia Shi

CEO of IvyCompass

Former Director of International Trade at NJ Commerce & Economic Growth Commission

Managing Partner of StoneBridge USA Consulting

Former Managing Director, Asia Pacific at LRA Worldwide

Former Director of Global Training, Asia Pacific at Wyndham Worldwide

Harrison Ding

CEO of Multiple Listing Network Co. INC

IBM global Council Chair for Subcontract Services

Founder of HiElites Education

Diverse leadership experience with Fortune 500 companies

Wei Shen

Partner & CMO of Enpower Greentech

Former GM - Hummer VP

Senior Advisor of Lang Lang International Foundation

Former Board Director of Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Amy Y. Zhang

Executive VP/Portfolio Manager at Alger

Former President of Baltimore CFA Society
Forbes 50 over 50 Money List in 2022

"Active US Equity Manager of the Year" award by Women in Asset Management in 2021

InvestmentNews “Women to Watch” in 2019

“50 Outstanding Asian Americans in Business Award” in 2019

Top Women in Asset Management in 2018

One of the Best Stock-Fund Managers of 2018 by WSJ

Executive Board

Angelene Huang

Founder and Chairwoman of Alliance for Impact​

Board Director of The Chinese Finance Association (TCFA)

Guest Instructor at United Nations UNITA

Former Head of Treasury at a Top Hedge Fund

Rachel Yang

President of Alliance For Impact

Managing Partner of Highline Park Capital

Former Executive Director of Fosun International

Former Executive Director of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China

Allison Zhao

Co-Founder of Alliance for Impact

Chief Marketing Officer of Alliance for Impact

Chief Operation Officer of IvyCompass

Liu Yiyun

Co-Founder of Alliance for Impact

Chief Operation Officer of Alliance for Impact

Partner of garment supply chain company in China

Robert Liu

General Counsel of Alliance for Impact

Founder and Chairman of Balance Law firm

Former Principal of Promontory Financial Group, an IBM Company

Raymond Mathis

Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Viswise Academy

Former Equity Management of Tati NY Inc

Former Portfolio Manager at Spirit of America investment Funds

Former Senior Equity Research Analyst at S&P Global

Frank Lin

Director of Viswise Academy Finance Education

Founder and managing director of Ancilla Capital Advisors of Alternative Investment

CEO of Atrata Inc

Former Senior management at Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, and other global investment firms

Former Head of Quant Analytics for Morgan Stanley Real Estate

Kaibo Huang

Director of Alliance for Impact Technology Department

Founder of NCal SYSU Allumni Association

CTO of

WebTeam Lead of and 

Cathy Peng

Director of Alliance for Impact Career Development Center

Co-founder of MyT. Coach

CEO of Rocs Global Inc

Top 10 Women CEOs of 2022 by Industry Era of Women Leaders

“The Global Woman of the year in M2M” Award in 2014

"Business Leader of Color Award” in 2013

Hope Yin

Director of Alliance for Impact Career Department Center

Founder and Owner of Blueprint Coaching

PCC, CPC, ELI-MP, C.ORE Specialist

Executive/Leadership/Career Coach

Fortune 200/Former Fortune 25 Technology Executive

Entrepreneur | Influencer

Ivy Liu

Director of Alliance for Impact Career Department Center

Founder and CEO of Thrive Forward with Ivy

Co-founder and Board Member of UAC Heroes


Leadership Coach/Life Coach/Entrepreneur

Marc Naddell

Director of Alliance for Impact Career Department Center

Co-Founder of MyT. Coach

Former Senior Executive at Fortune 500 companies

Veteran global executive and board member for companies based in Silicon Valley

Yanfeng Di

CEO of AFI Canada Branch

CEO of Viswise Academy

Former Senior BD manager of Baidu USA LLC

Former Senior Program Manager of Tecent Technology LLC

Lisa Gray

Director of Alliance for Impact Media Group

Founder of Dragon Eagle TV

Co-Chair of North American Chinese Coalition

Co-Founder of US-China Automotive Exchange

Former Commissioner of Michigan Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission

Former Producer/Host at BBC World Service

April Wang

Director of Alliance for Impact Design Department

C12 Area Director District 30 Toastmasters

Vice President of Public Relations at XL Toastmasters Club

Former Multimedia Producer at Ohio University

Volunteer Committees

The Center of Parents and Children (TCPC) Committee

Silin Wei

Head of TCPC

Former Professor of Education in China

Bing Feng

Head of TCPC Autism Support Group

Technology Profession in a Global Bank

Xu Chen

Head of TCPC Special Education Program 

Head of Gardening Group of AFI

Retired Special Education Profession

Linda Li

Head of TCPC ADHD Support Group

Founder and CEO of an Import Business

Xiaoxi Xia

Head of TCPC Mental Health and Depression Support Group

Ph. D of Psychology

Wen Jiang

Head of TCPC Nonviolence Communication Reading Club

Chief Instructor of Leadership at Beijing Chengxin Human Culture Development Co.

Qun Gao

Coordinator of TCPC Seminars

Viswise Academy Management Team

Yanfeng Di

CEO of Viswise Academy

Chris Yao

Principal of Viswise Academy

Bass Li

Business Operations Specialist

Ruiyang Lin

Head of Viswise Academy Administration

Yuxuan Lin

Head of Research and Student Advisor

Pei Wang

Head of Customer Service

Wellness Team/Skygym/Gardening/Food/Other Lifestyle

Ling Zhu

Team Leader of Skygym

Rong Zhao

Team Leader of Skygym


Operation Management of Skygym Taichi Instructor

Xu Chen

Head of Gardening Group of AFI

Head of TCPC Special Education Program 

Retired Special Education Profession

Tong Cui

Operation Management of Skygym

Yoga Instructor


Operation Management of Skygym

Grace Guo

Operation Management of Skygym

Youth Program Advisor Committee

Qun Gao

Head of Youth Program Committee

Nianrong Deng

Director of Youth Seminars

Jing Li

Director of Youth Seminars

Finance, Operation, and Technology

Cathy He

Head of Events

Antonia Cai

Business Development

Monica Orellana


Xinwang Niu

Head of IT and Database


Head of PA Branch

David Shi

Chief Web3 Officer


Event Manager

Yanlin Lin


Jiyang Xia

Video Editor

Sophie Wang

AFI Accounting Support

Scarlett Song

CEO of YEFA, AFI Youth Community

Guangming Xiao

Webpage Support

Weber Meng

Data Analysis and Tech Support

John Deng

Social Media

Regan Liao

Webpage Developer Manager

Darren Zhang

Webpage Developer

Yao Wu

WeSMILE Program Lead

Candice Deng

WeSMILE Program

Kelly Tang

Event Host

Professor Mi

Emily He