About GoEast Mandarin

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GoEast Mandarin

GoEast Mandarin

Since 2012

GoEast Mandarin was founded by Emily Wang, and Maria Mao in 2010 as a small Mandarin language school in Shanghai. Jane Luo joined them in 2011 and together, they developed GoEast into one of the fastest growing Mandarin language schools in China. The co-founders and teaching staff are dedicated to increasing the knowledge of the Mandarin language and Chinese culture throughout the world, one student at a time.

Every instructor has a university degree in Chinese a linguistics related major, is a native speaker of Chinese, and is fluent in English. In addition to teaching, our team works together to help our language center grow with each instructor having a management role. And above all, our instructors are dedicated to helping you achieve your learning goals through fun, effective, and customized lessons.

Team members

Our team is passionate about sharing Chinese language and culture with students all over the world.

Co-founder and CEO

Emily Wang (王蓉 Wáng Róng)

Co-founder and CEO
Co-founder, COO and HR Director

Maria Mao (毛瑞 Máo Ruì)

Co-founder, COO and HR Director
Co-founder and general Manager of North America

Jane Luo (罗琼 Luó Qióng)

Co-founder and general Manager of North America
Media Director and Associate Director of GoEast Online

Alice Zheng (郑卉 Zhèng Huì)

Media Director and Associate Director of GoEast Online
Senior Instructor and Graphic Designer

Clytie Yuan (袁家晟 Yuán Jiāshèng)

Senior Instructor and Graphic Designer
Instructor and Merchandiser

Dana Chen (陈乔丹 Chén Qiáodān)

Instructor and Merchandiser
Senior Instructor and Curriculum Designer

Ellie Liu (刘晓丹 Liú Xiǎodān)

Senior Instructor and Curriculum Designer
General Manager Shanghai and Events Director

Eva Zhang (张妍 Zhāng Yán)

General Manager Shanghai and Events Director
Instructor and Content Developer

Lynn Ji (季玲 Jì Líng)

Instructor and Content Developer
Chief Academic Officer and Director of GoEast Online

Michael Wang (王如 迅 Wáng Rúxùn)

Chief Academic Officer and Director of GoEast Online
Instructor and Curriculum Designer

Rex Xu (徐琎 Xú Jìn)

Instructor and Curriculum Designer
English Instructor, Associate Marketing Director

Sarah Johnson (江 淼 Jiāng Miǎo)

English Instructor, Associate Marketing Director
Senior Instructor and Graphic Designer

Stella Qiu (邱烨 Qiū Yè)

Senior Instructor and Graphic Designer
Associate Manager Shanghai and Senior Instructor

Winona Liu (刘科含 Liú Kēhán)

Associate Manager Shanghai and Senior Instructor
Media Strategist / Community Coordinator

Sarah Boorboor (夏奇拉 Xiàqílā)

Media Strategist / Community Coordinator
Brand director

Jaap Grolleman (雅普Yǎpǔ)

Brand director
Chinese teacher

Kathy Meng (孟洋Mèng Yáng)

Chinese teacher
Instructor

Catherine Qiao (乔雅雯Qiáo Yǎwén)

Instructor
Instructor

Lilly Cheng (程垚Chéng Yáo)

Instructor
Instructor

Myra Li (李璇Lǐ Xuán)

Instructor
Barista

Shadow (张壮 Zhāng Zhuàng)

Barista

Our partners

These partners help us teach Chinese effectively, and help our students live in Shanghai comfortably.

Contact us

Contact us for learning Mandarin, partnerships or anything else.

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