Staff

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Benson Wong
Executive Director

After almost 10 years in the private sector, Ben transitioned into the nonprofit world through various community based organizations. His 20 plus years of nonprofit experience includes Read more »

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Tracy Loh
Panda Bears

Tracy designs the Chinese component of the curriculum at Wah Mei School. She has a M.A. in Philosophy from California Institute of Integral Studies. Read more »

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Betty Chiu
Busybees

Betty implements the English component of the curriculum at Wah Mei School. She has a B.A. in Consumer and Family Science. Read more »

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Minna Tan
Panda Bears

Minna has obtained an Associate Teacher’s permit. She enjoys working with children and is taking courses for her professional growth. Read more »

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Sandy Ruan
Honey Bears

Ms. Sandy speaks Cantonese and Mandarin. She has an Associate Teacher permit and is a former WMS parent. She is soft-spoken, patient, and nurturing. Read more »

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Angie Lee
Fireflies

Ms. Angie is fluent in Cantonese and English. She graduated from San Francisco State University with a BA degree in… Read more »

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Dorena Lee
Honey Bears / Teddy Bears

Ms. Lee, the Head Teacher and English Teacher in the Teddy Bear/ Honey Bear classroom, has welcomed children to her classroom for over 35 years. Read more »

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Thuy Van Do
Fireflies

Thuy Van is the English teacher in the Fireflies class.  She graduated from San Francisco State University with a B.A…. Read more »

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Joanne Chow
Teddy Bears / Honey Bears

Joanne has her Teacher’s Permit and is the Cantonese Teacher in the Honey Bears and Teddy Bears classes. Read more »

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Lori Liao
Operations Manager / Chinese School Principal

Ms. Lori has an Associate Teacher’s Permit and teaches Mandarin for both Wah Mei School and the Weekend Chinese Programs. Her duties also include managing accounts receivable, the food program, and data management. Read more »

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Sandy Chan
Cook

Sandy prepares the nutritious and balanced meals for our children. The children always ask for second helpings because it is so delicious. Read more »