Extraordinary Chinese Americans

Ensuring Full Inclusion in America Advancing U.S.-China Relations
Don Liu

Accomplished Professor of Ophthalmology

Edmond Pi

Professor Emeritus at USC

Linda Tsao Yang

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

Howard Li

International business leader / Greater China Regional Chair

Cheng Li

Established author and Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Ken Xie

Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Fortinet

David C. Chang

Distinguished academic and leader in civic engagement

X. Rick Niu

New York Regional Chair

Nancy Yuan

Senior Vice President and Director of the Washington Office

Anla Cheng

Founder & CEO, SupChina

Jenny J. Ming

Retail Entrepreneur and CEO

Alice Young

Lawyer and Business Advisor

David Chu

Venture Entrepreneur and founder of Nautica

Jeffrey Li

Founder and CEO of GL Capital Group

Ming Hsieh

President and Founder Fulgent Therapeutics / LA Regional Chair

Janet Yang

Prominent Hollywood producer

Leslie Wong

President, San Francisco State University

Oscar Tang

Expert on Chinese Culture and Art, noted philanthropist

Michael Fung

Leading management expert

Michael Ma

Paul C. W. Chu

Accomplished scientist and professor

Lulu C. Wang

Money management specialist

Frank H. Wu

Distinguished Academic

Nicky Lu

Herman Y. Li

Chairman of the C & L Restaurant Group

Derek Chang

Wan Ling Martello

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

John S. Chen

Executive Chairman and CEO at BlackBerry

Chi-Foon Chan

Technology visionary and strategist

Eric S. Yuan

John Chiang

Innovative politician and State Treasurer, California

Pehong Chen

Pioneering e-business leader

Margaret Wong

Richard Lui

NBC / MSNBC News Anchor

Buck Gee

Expert in tech industry and corporate executive leadership

Andrea Wong

International president, Sony Pictures Entertainment

Yuan Yuan Tan

Internationally-renowned ballerina

Iris Chang


Lesley Ma

Clarence Kwan

Financial advisor and management specialist

Henry S. Tang

Managing Partner of Carnegie Towers Strategic Investment Advisory

I.M. Pei


Paul C. Lin

Cross-border corporate transaction specialist

William W. Shaw


Ge Li

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

Maeley Tom

Trailblazer in Asian American politics

Philip Ma

Biotechnology Executive and Entrepreneur

Jeremy Wu

Accomplished public service executive

H. Roger Wang

Real-Estate Entrepreneur

Carter Tseng

World-class leader in Information and Communication

Chien-Shiung Wu


Harry Gee, Jr.

Accomplished attorney and humanitarian

Wei He

Norman Liu

Highly regarded business executive

David K. Y. Tang

Accomplished lawyer and partner of a global law firm

Zheng Cao


Charlie Woo

International Entrepreneur

Tan Dun

World-renowned artist, composer, and conductor

Yo-Yo Ma

World Famous cellist and philanthropist

Chiling Tong

Anne Chow

Communications industry leader

Benjamin Wu

President & CEO of Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation

Anthony Sun

Industry leader, information technology

Brian A. Sun

Distinguished trial lawyer

Douglas Hsu

Chairman & CEO of Far Eastern Group

Gareth Chang

Distinguished aerospace and digital technology executive

Hao Jiang Tian

Internationally-renowned opera singer

Albert Yu

1941 - 2017

Robert Lee

Chairman of the Board, Blue Shield of California

Ya-Qin Zhang

Former President, Baidu

Richard T. Cheng

Renowned professor of computer science

Ta-Lin Hsu

Pioneer, Asian venture capital and private equity

Henry Yang

Chancellor, UC Santa Barbara

Morgan Chu

Distinguished intellectual property and trial lawyer

William Wang

Founder, VIZIO

Ida Liu

Tony Chan

Prominent executive in education and distinguished mathematician

Walter Wang

Accomplished entrepreneur and philanthropist

Deborah Liu

Handel Lee

Senior Partner at Asia's largest law firm

Chien Chung (Didi) Pei

Prominent architect

Charles P. Wang

President, Chinese American Cultural & Art Association

Eric Zheng

Charlie Sie


Julie Fong

Grammy award winning producer

Cyrus Tang

1930 - 2018

Shirley Young

President of U.S.-China Cultural Institute

Weili Dai

Pioneer in the semi-conductor industry

Leroy Chiao

Trailblazer and former NASA astronaut

Nelson Dong

Leading expert in domestic and international technology and intellectual property

Edward Chang

Stewart Kwoh

Nationally recognized civil rights leader

Robert W. Gee

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

Wei Sun Christianson

International business leader

Shu Li

PhD, published author, and ChairmanJ&J Investments

Adeline Yen Mah

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

Teddy Zee

Hollywood Producer

John Young

1920 - 2013

Andrew J.C. Cherng

Entrepreneur and philanthropist

James M. Li

Accomplished business leader in the finance industry

Pin Tai

Dazong Wang

Business management expert

Jerry Yang

Co-Founder Yahoo!

Y.C. Yang


Debra Wong Yang

Accomplished Lawyer and Partner of a global law firm

Matt Fong


Peter Liu

Pioneer and venture capitalist

Lip-Bu Tan

Tech Executive and Venture Capitalist

Chi Wang

President, U.S. China Policy Foundation

Lanhee Chen

Policy expert, Stanford University

Richard Y. Lee

Chairman and CEO of Amsino Medical Group

Jay Xu

Director and Pioneer, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

Li Lu

Founder, Himalaya Capital, humanitarian, and economic advisor

Ming Tsai

Chinese-American restauranteur

John Sie

Founder of Starz Entertainment Group

Calvin Tsao

Prominent Contemporary Architect

Anna Chennault

1925 - 2018

Steve Chen

Internet entrepreneur and co-founder of YouTube

Gary Locke

The first Chinese-American ambassador to China

Dominic Ng

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of East West Bank

Daniel Chao

Corporate and Non-Profit Executive

Kenneth Fong

Venture capitalist and entreprenueur / Northern California Regional Chair

Guiyou Huang

Lawrence B. Low

Chief Legal Officer, Orrick

Brian Wong

Matthew F.C. Miau

Pioneer in Taiwan's high tech industry

Albert Chao

Renowned expert in international business and petrochemical industry

Guoqing Chen

Philanthropic leader and Co-founder HNA airlines

Mei-Mei Tuan

Expert in finance and human capital services

David D. Ho

Innovative AIDs research scientist

Shau-wai Lam

Kung-Lee Wang


Lili Zheng

Shirley Wang

Shao Kuang Ting

Contemporary Artist

Michael C. Lin

Accomplished biomedical scientist

Ming Chen Hsu


Ted Wang

Global equities trading and investing veteran

Mei-Wei Cheng

International tech buisness leader

Gordon H. Chang

Critically acclaimed author and historian

Jackson Tai

Prominent Investment banker and leader in finance industry

Yu (Ben) Meng

John Fugh


Wilson Chu

Leader in M&A practice

J. Michael Chu

Accomplished investment specialist

Peter Young

President & Managing Director at Young & Partners

Lily Lee Chen

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

Dennis Wu

Professional CPA expert

Ronnie Chan

Eminent leader in philanthropy

Yue-Sai Kan

Emmy-Winning TV Producer and Host

Cyndie Chang

Anna Mok

Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP; President & Co-Founder, Ascend; Co-Founder, Ascend Pinnacle


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Anne Chow named by Fortune as one of the most powerful women

November 10, 2020  |  Fortune

Peter Liu receives “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the Global Views Leaders Forum

November 06, 2020  |  WI Harper

Gary Locke comments on the future of US/China relations

November 04, 2020  |  CNBC

Ida Liu discusses her work at Citi Private Bank

October 16, 2020  |  American Banker

Henry S. Tang supports museum recovery efforts

October 16, 2020  |  CBS New York

David D. Ho gives update on COVID-19 treatment

October 11, 2020  |  CBS News


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May 19, 2022 | NBC News

SUMMARY: Committee of 100’s statements, calling on elected officials to help end the anti-Asian hate, is cited in this feature story …

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May 14, 2022 | People's Daily Online

SUMMARY: Feature story on the Ambassador panel discussion that took place at the Committee of 100 Conference & Gala …

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May 09, 2022 | China.org

SUMMARY: Feature story on the Chinese Ambassador to the U.S. and his comments at the Committee of 100 VIP reception off-site …

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May 09, 2022 | Yahoo! News

SUMMARY: Committee of 100 President Zhengyu Huang is quoted in this feature story on the China Initiative and the long term impacts it could have on academic research ..

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March 10, 2022 | SupChina

SUMMARY: Committee of 100’s research partner Dr. Jenny Lee (at the University of Arizona) discusses the joint research that showcased the bias and negative impacts the China Initiative has had on academic researchers of Chinese descent …

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