Ms. Zhu received her Masters in International Development and International Organization from The George Washington University, and Masters and Bachelor in International Relations at Peking University. A natural cross-cultural relationship builder, Ms. Zhu brings in a wealth of business, world affairs and public policy experiences from her decade-long career between Washington, D.C. and Beijing. Her professional efforts led to the creation of China practices at three professional firms in the United States. In her role, she created and executed visiting programs for judges, CEOs, lawyers, scholars and trade associations; she authored weekly analyses on the Chinese political economy; she assisted Fortune 100 companies in setting up global forum in China and meetings with Chinese ministries; she planned and executed large-scale events and trade missions to facilitate cross-border commerce. Fully bilingual in English and Mandarin, Sha is a member of the Greater Washington Chinese community and a proud alumna of Peking University, regularly organizing monthly culture salons and giving speeches at career panels and professional development workshops. Sha is an avid runner and a hobbyist jazz singer.