Shian Zhao was born in Liaoning province, China. She lived and was educated in China for about twenty years. After she earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing, she came to New Mexico. This is the fourth year that she has lived in Albuquerque. She is studying at the University of New Mexico for a master’s degree in special education and is about to begin her fourth semester. During the school years, she volunteered to participate in different activities and classrooms to interact happily with children and collaborate with professional teachers.

She loves calligraphy. She likes road trips with her friends and experiences different local conditions and customs. She is willing to pass her passion and knowledge to children who are interested in Chinese language and culture.

Currently Pursuing M. A. in Special Education at University of New Mexico (2019-Present)

B.S. in Nursing from Shenyang Medical College