Simon Koo 古嘉文
Simon Koo 古嘉文Ph.D. Purdue University

Executive Director

Dr. Simon Koo joined TBC in 2017, bringing over a decade of teaching, research, and administration experience in higher education. He is currently the Executive Director of TBC.

  • International Education
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • STEM Education
  • Data Science
Molly Gu 谷建苗
Molly Gu 谷建苗M.S. China Agricultural University

Director of Operations

Molly joined The Beijing Center in 2017. She has over nine years experience working in an international research center and five years with an international academic exchange program. Molly also has experience as a middle school English teacher. With her experience in administration, human resources, finance and teaching, she has brought independent thinking and expertise in cross-culture communication to her roles in operations and academic affairs.

  • Cooking
  • Chinese Tea
  • Art
Emily Xiong 熊嘉澜
Emily Xiong 熊嘉澜BA, University of International Business and Economics

Assistant for Operations and Academic Affairs

Emily joined TBC in July 2018 after graduating from the University of International Business and Economics. She was first part of the TBC family as a Chinese language tutor in 2016, and later a Chinese roommate and intern at the Anton Library in 2017.

  • Travel
  • Film
  • Reading
Ginny Yuan 苑景
Ginny Yuan 苑景BA, Communications University of China

Chinese Tax Manager

Ginny Yuan joined TBC in 2018. She has more than 20 years experience as Accountant / Financial Manager / AR Supervisor in Golden Credit Rating International Co., LTD. / New Century International Leasing Co., LTD.; / (Beijing) LTD. / Beijing TVS Co., LTD. etc. In her spare time, Ginny enjoys traveling, listening to classical music, watching English movies and reading.

  • Traveling
  • Classical Music
  • Film
  • Reading