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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Robert A. Kapp

Dr. Robert A. Kapp is president of Robert A. Kapp & Associates Inc., Port Townsend, Washington, USA, and former President of The US-China Business Council. 

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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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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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Changan Tien

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

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Ko-Yung Tung

Professor Ko-Yung Tung teaches international law at Harvard Law School and advises multinational companies on global issues. 

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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 De Stefanis

Ye Sheng De Stefanis 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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Trenton Marsolek

Trenton Marsolek is a Consultant for USCET.

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Yi Lin

Yi Lin is USCET's Communications and Programs Assistant .

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