Extraordinary Chinese Americans

Ensuring Full Inclusion in America Advancing U.S.-China Relations
Oscar Tang

Expert on Chinese Culture and Art, noted philanthropist

Ta-Lin Hsu

Pioneer, Asian venture capital and private equity

Ming Chen Hsu


Andrew J.C. Cherng

Entrepreneur and philanthropist

Calvin Tsao

Prominent Contemporary Architect

Anne Chow

Communications industry leader

Norman Liu

Highly regarded business executive

Nancy Yuan

Senior Vice President and Director of the Washington Office

Yo-Yo Ma

World Famous cellist and philanthropist

Chi-Foon Chan

Technology visionary and strategist

John Fugh


Yuan Yuan Tan

Internationally-renowned ballerina

Gordon H. Chang

Critically acclaimed author and historian

Andrea Wong

International president, Sony Pictures Entertainment

Guoqing Chen

Philanthropic leader and Co-founder HNA airlines

Buck Gee

Expert in tech industry and corporate executive leadership

Cheng Li

Established author and Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Lulu C. Wang

Money management specialist

Chien Chung (Didi) Pei

Prominent architect

Brian A. Sun

Distinguished trial lawyer

Michael C. Lin

Accomplished biomedical scientist

Benjamin Wu

President & CEO of Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation

Dazong Wang

Business management expert

James M. Li

Accomplished business leader in the finance industry

Michael Fung

Leading management expert

Lip-Bu Tan

Tech Executive and Venture Capitalist

Kung-Lee Wang


Janet Yang

Prominent Hollywood producer

Shao Kuang Ting

Contemporary Artist

Yue-Sai Kan

Emmy-Winning TV Producer and Host

Cyrus Tang

1930 - 2018

Chiling Tong

Pin Tai

Handel Lee

Partner at Asia's largest law firm

Nelson Dong

Leading expert in domestic and international technology and intellectual property

Eric S. Yuan

Walter Wang

Accomplished entrepreneur and philanthropist

Weili Dai

Pioneer in the semi-conductor industry

Anla Cheng

Founder & CEO, SupChina

Philip Ma

Biotechnology Executive and Entrepreneur

Charles P. Wang

President, Chinese American Cultural & Art Association

Lesley Ma

Tony Chan

Prominent executive in education and distinguished mathematician

Julie Fong

Grammy award winning producer

Jeremy Wu

Accomplished public service executive

Adeline Yen Mah

New York Times bestselling author, a doctor, and Founder & President of the Falling Leaves Foundation

Shirley Wang

Zheng Cao


Debra Wong Yang

Accomplished Lawyer and Partner of a global law firm

Harry Gee, Jr.

Accomplished attorney and humanitarian

Ming Tsai

Chinese-American restauranteur

Pehong Chen

Pioneering e-business leader

Anthony Sun

Industry leader, information technology

Linda Tsao Yang

Former U.S. Ambassador and first woman Executive Director appointed

Shu Li

PhD, published author, and ChairmanJ&J Investments

Matthew F.C. Miau

Pioneer in Taiwan's high tech industry

Ya-Qin Zhang

Former President, Baidu

Lawrence B. Low

Chief Legal Officer, Orrick

Chien-Shiung Wu


Iris Chang


David D. Ho

Innovative AIDs research scientist

Wan Ling Martello

Executive VP and Head of Asia, Oceania & Africa Zone at Nestle

J. Michael Chu

Accomplished investment specialist

Robert Lee

Chairman of the Board, Blue Shield of California

David C. Chang

Distinguished academic and leader in civic engagement

Wilson Chu

Leader in M&A practice

Peter Liu

Pioneer and venture capitalist

Richard T. Cheng

Renowned professor of computer science

Richard Lui

NBC / MSNBC News Anchor

X. Rick Niu

New York Regional Chair

Morgan Chu

Distinguished intellectual property and trial lawyer

Jackson Tai

Prominent Investment banker and leader in finance industry

John Young

1920 - 2013

Don Liu

Accomplished Professor of Ophthalmology

Jerry Yang

Co-Founder Yahoo!

Herman Y. Li

Chairman of the C & L Restaurant Group

Hao Jiang Tian

Internationally-renowned opera singer

Ming Hsieh

President and Founder Fulgent Therapeutics / LA Regional Chair

Eric Zheng

Daniel Chao

Corporate and Non-Profit Executive

Deborah Liu

Dun Tan

World-renowned artist, composer, and conductor

Shirley Young

President of U.S.-China Cultural Institute

Teddy Zee

Hollywood Producer

William W. Shaw


Anna Mok

Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP

Anna Chennault

1925 - 2018

Alice Young

Lawyer and Business Advisor

Stewart Kwoh

Nationally recognized civil rights leader

Y.C. Yang


Douglas Hsu

Chairman & CEO of Far Eastern Group

Ge Li

Entrepeneur, Scientist, and leader in Tech R&D industry

Carter Tseng

World-class leader in Information and Communication

Henry S. Tang

Managing Partner of Carnegie Towers Strategic Investment Advisory

Lily Lee Chen

First ever Chinese-American female mayor in the U.S.

I.M. Pei


Albert Yu

1941 - 2017

Shau-wai Lam

Yu (Ben) Meng

Brian Wong

Frank H. Wu

Distinguished Academic

Mei-Mei Tuan

Expert in finance and human capital services

Howard Li

International business leader / Greater China Regional Chair

Lu Li

Founder, Himalaya Capital, humanitarian, and economic advisor

Lanhee Chen

Policy expert, Stanford University

Henry Yang

Chancellor, UC Santa Barbara

Ida Liu

Morris Chang

Father of Taiwan's semiconductor industry

Robert W. Gee

Political consultant and advisor / Washington D.C. Regional Chair

Ken Xie

Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Fortinet

Ted Wang

Global equities trading and investing veteran

John Sie

Founder of Starz Entertainment Group

Gary Locke

The first Chinese-American ambassador to China

Matt Fong


Derek Chang

Leroy Chiao

Trailblazer and former NASA astronaut

Kenneth Fong

Venture capitalist and entreprenueur / Northern California Regional Chair

Peter Young

President & Managing Director at Young & Partners

Mei-Wei Cheng

International tech buisness leader

Gareth Chang

Distinguished aerospace and digital technology executive

Paul C. Lin

Cross-border corporate transaction specialist

Richard Y. Lee

Chairman and CEO of Amsino Medical Group

David Chu

Venture Entrepreneur and founder of Nautica

David K. Y. Tang

Accomplished lawyer and partner of a global law firm

John S. Chen

Executive Chairman and CEO at BlackBerry

Steve Chen

Internet entrepreneur and co-founder of YouTube

Maeley Tom

Trailblazer in Asian American politics

Ronnie Chan

Eminent leader in philanthropy

Jenny J. Ming

Retail Entrepreneur and CEO

William Wang

Founder, VIZIO

Edmond Pi

Professor Emeritus at USC

Leslie Wong

President, San Francisco State University

H. Roger Wang

Real-Estate Entrepreneur

Dominic Ng

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of East West Bank

Clarence Kwan

Financial advisor and management specialist

Chi Wang

President, U.S. China Policy Foundation

Jay Xu

Director and Pioneer, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

John Chiang

Innovative politician and State Treasurer, California

Albert Chao

Renowned expert in international business and petrochemical industry

Charlie Woo

International Entrepreneur

Dennis Wu

Professional CPA expert

Jeffrey Li

Founder and CEO of GL Capital Group

Wei Sun Christianson

International business leader

Paul C. W. Chu

Accomplished scientist and professor

Charlie Sie



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Summary: The joint study by the University of Arizona and Committee of 100 was cited in this story to show scientists of Chinese ancestry working in the U.S. fear of surveillance by the government and why ending the China Initiative is vital to U.S. security

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January 04, 2022 | Brennan Center for Justice

Summary: The joint survey research by Committee of 100 and the University of Arizona was cited in this story to show scientists of Chinese ancestry working in the U.S. fear of surveillance by the government and why ending the China Initiative is vital to U.S. security. 

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January 03, 2022 | Just Security

Summary: The joint research by Committee of 100 and the University of Arizona was cited in this story of Asian American groups’ call to persuade lawmakers to end the controversial China Initiative.

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December 29, 2021 | NBC News

Summary: The joint survey research by the University of Arizona and Committee of 100 was mentioned as in which half of Chinese and Chinese American scientists at American research universities said they felt considerable fear or anxiety that they were being surveilled by the U.S. government. 

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December 27, 2021 | The Chronicle of Higher Education

Summary: The joint research between Committee of 100 and the University of Arizona was mentioned via a data point in this feature story .

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December 18, 2021 | The Atlantic

Summary: A coalition of Congressional lawmakers aiming to dismantle the China Initiative which is unfairly targeting those of Asian or Chinese descent, is led by California Democrat Rep. Ted Lieu who is working with Committee of 100, a Chinese-American leadership organization to raise public awareness about the program

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December 15, 2021 | The Washington Times



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