The Youth Voices on China contest was founded in  San Francisco in 2014 by Joan Chen, Tonia Hsieh and Monica Lee.  Advisors include  San Francisco Bay Area educators and Hollywood arts & entertainment folks.  Our contest is funded by private individuals, corporate foundations and U.S. non-profits.

Our Contest Team members below can be reached here.

Youth Voices on China Co-Producers 


Education Channels & Programs

  • Paul Cheng
    1990 Institute Board Member | former Lowell High School Principal
  • Pat Donahue
    SFSU Professor |  Youth Voices on China Educator Community Advisor (YVOC-EC)

Marketing, PR, and Judging

Website Development & Technologies

  • James Bao  | Pixel-SF, CAAM Board Member
  • Resa Lee    | E-commerce manager, Hewlett-Packard