Leadership and Staff

 

Founding President

 

Julia Chang Bloch

Ambassador Julia Chang Bloch is the first Asian American to hold such rank in U.S. history.

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Advisory Council

 

Nicholas Platt

Ambassador Nicholas Platt serves as the chairman of USCET's Advisory Council.

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Kurt Campbell

Kurt M. Campbell is chairman and CEO of The Asia Group, LLC

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Martin dePorres Cargas

Martin dePorres "Marty" Cargas is a Senior Advisor at McLarty Associates, an international strategic and government relations advisory firm.

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Marlene Johnson

Marlene Johnson served as the executive director and chief executive officer of NAFSA.

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David Michael Lampton

David Michael Lampton is George and Sadie Hyman Professor and Director of China Studies at the Johns Hopkins

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Henry Levine

Henry Levine is a highly regarded US expert on China with more than 25 years of experience as an officer in the State Department's Foreign Service.

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James McGregor

James McGregor is the CEO of James McGregor Inc., a China-focused advisory firm based in Beijing.

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Peter McPherson

Peter McPherson is president of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU).

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Torkel Patterson

Torkel Patterson is on the board of directors at the Central Japan Railway Company, The Northeast Maglev, and the Olmsted Foundation. 

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Thomas Pickering

Since December 2006, Ambassador Tom Pickering has been vice chairman of Hills & Company.

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Chang An Tien

Dr. Chang’an Tien is a senior consultant and executive vice president of B-M China

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Ko-Yung Tung

Ko-Yung Tung practices law in New York City where he is senior counselor at Morrison & Foerster LLP

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Susan Weld

Susan Weld is an adjunct professor of law and the executive director of the Law Asia Leadership program at Georgetown University.

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Special Advisors

 

Robert A. Kapp

Dr. Robert A. Kapp serves as USCET's Special Advisor for Planning & Publication.

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Curtis Sandberg

Dr. Curtis Sandberg serves as USCET’s Special Advisor for Cultural Exchange.

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Staff

 

Ye Sheng

Ye Sheng is the Chief Operating Officer of US-China Education Trust.

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David Yao

David Yao is USCET’s administrator in charge of staff matters as well as general operations.

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Max Shulklapper supports current programs and new initiatives as a research assistant at the US-China Education Trust.

Max Shulklapper

Max Shulklapper supports current efforts and new initiatives as a Program & Communication Assistant at the US-China Education Trust.

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Jiangyue Yu supports current efforts and new initiatives as a Program & Communication Assistant at the US-China Education Trust.

Jiangyue Yu

Jiangyue Yu is the Program & Communication Assistant at the US-China Education Trust.

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