Melynn Oliver is the Program Manager at the US-China Education Trust. At USCET, She works closely with the President and the Chief Operation Officer to successfully implement all programming by coordinating communications and outreach, grant management, and event execution.
Prior to her role with USCET, Melynn was a research intern at the Global Taiwan Institute. At GTI, she contributed to their social media presence, supported podcast production, and assisted staff members with their publications as well as developing her own. Melynn has also served as Project Assistant at the Taiwan Education and Research Program where she provided research and administrative support to produce a wide variety of programs including seminars, educational exchange, and fellowships. She additionally served as Editor of the weekly Taiwan Current Affairs Brief.
Melynn completed a BA in Political Science and International Relations with a minor in Asian Studies from Elon University. She has also finished her studies for an MA in Chinese regional studies and international security policy at George Washington University. She has lived in both Beijing and Taipei for language study and continues to develop her Mandarin proficiency.