After coming to the U.S. from her birthplace of Shanghai, China, Ms. Wang earned a Master of Art degree in Higher Education Administration at San Jose State University. With passion to serve students, teachers, staff, and parents in school settings, Ms. Wang spent several years as an Office Administrator in an after-school program as well as teaching and directing dance performances during the weekends.
Ms. Wang is excited for the opportunity to make a positive impact, saying, "Joining BASIS Independent Silicon Valley to play an important role in students' daily life excites me, and also enriches me with a sense of great responsibility. I love to try new things and take on new challenges. It matches perfectly with the philosophy of BASIS Independent, which is to help students succeed and reach their full potential. All the teachers and administrators are here to help them every step of the way. I'm thrilled to be part of this awesome team."
Ms. Wang has also served as principal dancer and vice manager at Shanghai Oriental Youth Dancing Troupe. She also taught professional dance classes for a local college where she worked as a class advisor for over four years.