Jieying earned her bachelor degree from Capital Normal University in Beijing and later obtained her Master of Education degree from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Before joining the China Office in Beijing, she worked in five offices for the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus, including the China Center, Confucius Institute, Office of Admissions, Learning Abroad Center, and Department of Asian Languages and Literatures. She also worked for the University of Minnesota, Morris campus helping the International Student Program with its summer transition program in 2017 and 2018. Jieying brings to the office her expertise in business development and finance, which she gained from her six years’ work at Nestlé China’s Headquarter in Beijing. Jieying hopes to continue enhancing U.S.-China collaboration and exchange in education and culture through her work at the China Office.