Dr. Qinghong Wei
Dr. Qinghong Wei is a leading scholar in community development through the arts. Her original research on empowerment pathways and creative programs is a significant contribution to the field. Dr. Wei has been invited to speak at the 2014 Annual Conference of American Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP), and the 2013 Euro-Asia Economic Forum, an international summit of international leaders on economic and social development. Dr. Wei has over a decade of diverse development planning experience working with local governments, international corporations, and communities. She has crafted scores of community development plans for many municipalities and communities in Florida. From 2011 to 2013, Dr. Wei had an exceptional opportunity to serve as the President & CEO of Overseas China Education Foundation (OCEF), one of the most influential nonprofit organizations in the Chinese American community with assets of over $1 million and over 5,000 registered volunteers worldwide. She is the producer, co-director, and author of Songs of Tang Hulu.