About Us


Suolan Gao, Director of the Long Island Chinese Folk Dance Group and the Stony Brook Chinese Youth Dance Group.  She learned Chinese folk dancein China and other types of dance such as hip-hop, jazz at David Sanders Dance Dynamics


Jing Chu, a Senior Statistician in an industry leading company, graduated from Stony Brook University with an M.S. in Statistics. She is the artistic director of the Long Island Chinese Folk Dance Group and the Chinese folk dance instructor for the Stony Brook Chinese Youth Dance Group.


Wei Chen, a native Chinese and an American citizen, currently a researcher at the Brookhaven National Laboratory and an avid dancer both in Ballroom and Chinese Folk dance.


Yang Chen, a Chinese language teacher, holds an MA in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language. She is a proud mother of two.


Jenny Fung, Registered Professional Nurse, graduated from Stony Brook University with degrees in Nursing and Liberal Arts.  A proud mother of two, and enjoys traveling, hiking, and spending time with friends and family!  


Mei Li, a loving mom of three wonderful boys, received her MBA from Stony Brook University and B.S. in Computer Science from University of Science and Technology of China.


Nancy Wei Li, a proud small business owner, graduated from New York Institute of Technology with an M.S. in Computer Science. She’s delighted to be part of such a talented and interesting group of women and hopes her dancing accomplishments will grow.


Geng Liu, a Senior Programmer Analyst at Medical Informatics Department, Stony Brook University. Received her M.S. in Computer Science from Stony Brook University and B.S. in Computer Science from Peking University, China. A proud mother of two.


Xiurong Sun, OMD., LAc. Research Scientist in the Department of Physiology, Stony Brook University. New York State Licensed Acupuncturist and Certified Herbologist. Owner of Sun’s Acupuncture & Herbal Clinic.


Yan Yu, Reaserch Assitant Professor, Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Stony Brook University. Received her PhD.in Applied Mathematics from Stony Brook University and B.S. in Aerodynamics from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China. A proud mother of two.


Weiwei R. Zhang, Mandarin teacher, currently pursuing MTCSOL. A keen volunteer and executive board member of MT Sinai PTA. Loves Chinese diversified traditional and folk culture.