YIV – Executive Members

YIV is student-led by our wonderful Executive Members.

President – Lucy Zhu

Name: Lucy Zhu

Position: President

My name is Lucy, and I was born and raised in Shanghai, China until I moved to Vancouver a few years ago. I am a St.John’s school student who will be a Grade 12 this year. I am passionate and outgoing, and I hope to lead the YIV group in many positive initiatives. Outside of school time, I enjoy painting, traveling, and being with friends. As the president, I hope to lead YIV members with my dedication and bring YIV to an even better stage.

Secretary – Moon Li

Name: Moon Li

Position: Secretary

Hello, I’m Moon. At present, I’m an international student who came from Beijing, China. I’m in grade 11 in Magee Secondary School. I’m a helpful person, so I hope I can help those in need through YIV. My hobbies are drawing and dancing. I’m very dedicated to my position at YIV as a secretary.

Vice President – Tiffany Li

Name: Tiffany Li

Position: Vice President

Our doors are always open to students who are interested in helping others during their free time. In return, we will provide recognition of volunteer hours. As an open-minded and helpful person, I would like to welcome students from different places to join YIV as members while bringing warmth to people who are in need. It would be my pleasure to see your volunteer application in the future and we are looking forward to meeting you!

Marketing Coordinator – Michael Zhang

Name: Michael Zhang

Position: Marketing Coordinator

Hi, my name is Michael and I am the Marketing Coordinator of YIV. Currently, I am a grade 10 student at St. George’s School. I love playing soccer and basketball, and I also enjoy playing the piano. As the Marketing Coordinator, I work with every department to promote our existing programs as well as planning future events.

Human Resource Department

HR Manager – Neil Hong

Name: Neil Hong

Position: HR Manager

My name is Neil Hong, and I am a sophomore at St. George’s School. I love working with children and giving back to my community, and so I am absolutely honoured to serve as the Human Resources Manager for YIV. During my free time, I can be found stirring up questionable concoctions in the kitchen or attempting to sing in an operatic fashion. I wish all the tutors and students a wonderful experience, and I look forward to expanding YIV’s services to more passionate youth.

Assistant HR Manager – Elisabeth Lau

Name: Elisabeth Lau

Position: Assistant HR Manager

Hi! My name is Elisabeth Lau, YIV’s Assistant Manager of HR. As a grade 10 student at Crofton House School, my involvement in YIV began as an uncertain tutor with little volunteering and teaching background. Little did I know, my experience provided me with the lens to envision my self-growth in teaching and leadership, along with the value of helping others. Outside of YIV, I enjoy graphic design, badminton, and the spoken arts. I am looking forward to connecting with volunteers, students, and the executive team alike to collectively foster meaningful impacts for youth and the community.

Admissions Department

Admissions Manager – Yolanda Zhou

Name: Yolanda Zhou

Position: Admissions Manager

My name is Yolanda, a grade 11 student at St. John’s School and I am delighted to serve as the admission manager this year for YIV. With my enthusiastic and optimistic personality, I hope to bring positivity to the team and everyone around us. In my spare time, I enjoy watching movies, listening to music, and photography.

Assistant Admissions Manager – Lawrence Li

Name: Lawrence Li

Position: Assistant Admissions Manager

My name is Lawrence Li. As a boarding student at St. George’s School, Vancouver, I was born and raised up in Shanghai. I am an initiative and a critical thinker as I could bring up unique ideas for YIV to be more engaging for everyone to be at. I strive to produce a relaxing and productive for YIV. During my leisure time, I play tennis and football. I also play the accordion, which cultivates my musical prowess. I look forward to building a deep relationship with everyone!

Project Management Department

Project Manager – Yoshier Hu

Name: Yoshier Hu

Position: Project Manager

My name is Yoshier, an observant and productive youth, currently the Project Manager of YIV. I am a Grade 11 student for the 2021-2022 year at McRoberts Secondary. Aspiring to explore new knowledge and skills, I hope to grow with the YIV family and thrive with our team. As a leader in YIV, my wish is to motivate more youth in the community to exemplify their leadership skills and practice charitable acts to reciprocate our society. Finally, during my leisure time, I enjoy dancing and photography. 

Assistant Project Manager – Coco Ji

Name: Coco Ji

Position: Assistant Project Manager

My name is Coco and I was born in Shanghai, China. I love to play basketball, volleyball and doing community service volunteering. This year I am super delighted to be a part of the 2021 YIV executive team. I am an Assistant PM this year. I really look forward to working with this wonderful team which is really great! It gives me the opportunity to work with a team that is full of talent. I really love volunteering and I am really thankful for this great program! I look forward to what we can accomplish this year!

Media/Design Department

Media Manager – Ting Ting Wang

Name: Ting Ting Wang

Position: Media Manager

Hello! My name is Ting Ting and I am currently in Grade 11 at Crofton House School. I’m very excited to continue my role as a Media Manager this year and to expand our YIV community furthermore with our passions and creativities! During my own time, I enjoy badminton, volunteering, and exploring new possibilities. I’m very looking forward to connecting with all of you this year!

Design Manager – Shirly Li

Name: Shirly Li

Position: Design Manager

My name is Shirly. I was born in Beijing, China and came to Vancouver a few years ago. I am currently a student studying in Point Grey Secondary school. I enjoy drawing,  designing, and all creative things. I would be responsible for designing part of the YIV  group. I will try my best to contribute to this group.

Assistant Media Manager – Lucy Lu

Name: Lucy Lu

Position: Assistant Media Manager

Hello, my name is Lucy Lu and I’m 16 years old. I’m born in Vancouver, Canada. I am a grade 9 student at Meadowridge school. My position in YIV is assistant manager of the Media department. I am a freshman, therefore I hope to participate in more events and learn new skills! My favourite hobbies are golf, swimming, badminton, digital animation drawing, and photographs. Overall, I am an outgoing, diligent, curious, adaptive and caring person.

Design Assistant – Max Han

Name: Max Han
Position: Design Assistant

My name is Max (Yaoqing) Han. I’m an 11th grade student at Sir Winston Churchill secondary school. I am very optimistic and easy to get along with. My interest is photography.