Zimo Yang

Zimo Yang is a Program and Communications Intern at the US-China Education Trust (USCET), where she provides communication and programmatic support and assists in the implementation of ongoing programs and the development of new initiatives. 

Prior to joining USCET, Zimo interned at various organizations, including the National Reform and Development Commission in China, the Chongyang Financial Institute Affiliated with Renmin University of China, AFS Intercultural Programs, and Hebnews. During these experiences, Zimo organized and moderated panel discussions while conducting impactful academic research on topics spanning US-China relations, intercultural communications, gender equity, and youth empowerment.

Originally from Shijiazhuang, China, Zimo is currently a senior at the George Washington University, where she is pursuing a degree in International Affairs with a concentration in International Development with a minor in Sociocultural Anthropology. At GWU, Zimo serves as the President of the China Development Student Think Tank (CDSTT), an independent student organization dedicated to fostering academic and cultural communications between Chinese students and the world.