Administration Team

Principal: Chunrong Jia (贾纯荣), Ph.D.

Dr. Jia is currently associate professor of environmental health in School of Public Health, University of Memphis. His research is focused on human exposure to air pollutants and the associated health effects. His research activities over the past 20 years include indoor and ambient air pollution, exposure and risk assessment of air toxics, statistical and empirical modeling of air pollution, sampling and analytical methodologies for air p ollutants, and environmental disparities. Dr. Jia is a lover, follower, and advocate of Chinese cultures and traditions. As principal of MCS, he oversees the administration and operation of the school, and outreaches academics and communities to increase the visibility of MCS and promote Chinese learning in Memphis.

Assistant Principal: William Wu (吴晖云), Ph.D., M.Sc.

Hello, there! My name is William Wu. And I am the dad of a daughter of 8 who also studies at MCS. I have been serving MCS since 2014. My major responsibilities are assisting the Principal and working with the 2 directors in managing the school under the mission that we can provide better learning experience for our children. I enjoy the time with children studying and playing in the school, and appreciate the opportunity to serve the community.

I have Ph.D. in Public Health and a Master in Biostatistics. I currently work at St. Jude as Sr. Lead Statistician.

Academic Director: Yiping Fan (樊一平), Ph.D.

Academic Director: Yingjuan Liang (梁瑛娟)

Accountant: Wenmei Dong (董文梅)

My name is Wenmei Dong. I have two boys in 1st and 2nd grade. I started helping Memphis Chinese School in 2016, specifically in accounting perspective. It’s an honor to be part of this community team. At the same time, a great motivation for me and my kids continue learning Chinese. I encourage every parent offer a helping hand, regardless big or small to make our community a great place to be for all.

I graduated from University of Texas at Dallas. I am currently working for FedEx as Business Planning Advisor.

Treasurer: Ying Wang (王莺)

Web admin: Mark Jinan Chen (陈吉楠), Ph.D.

Hi there, I am very glad to serve as the web admin of MCS. I am a clincial scientist at St Jude Children's Research Hospital. I have a 3.5-year daughter who will start her journey at MCS in fall 2017. I hope my dedication can help MCS provide better services to your children and family.