Introducing the 2018-19 Stanford FACES Executive Team

 The 2018-19 Stanford FACES Executive Team poses for a collegial photo on Stanford's historic main quad. Pictured from left to right, front row: Zhenqi Hu (Vice President, On-Campus Programming), Caroline Zhang (Vice President, Alumni Relations), Nick Shankar (Co-President), Celia Xinuo Chen (Co-President), Victoria Yaqing Yang (Executive Member), Cathy Dao (Vice President, Budget). Back row: Cami Katz (Vice President, Telesummit), Lilian Kong (Outgoing Co-President), Troy Shen (Executive Member), Zecheng Wang (Vice President, Chapter Relations), Yulou Zhou (Executive Member). Not pictured: Andrew Tang (Executive Member), Francesca Lupia (Outgoing Co-President and Executive Member).

The 2018-19 Stanford FACES Executive Team poses for a collegial photo on Stanford's historic main quad. Pictured from left to right, front row: Zhenqi Hu (Vice President, On-Campus Programming), Caroline Zhang (Vice President, Alumni Relations), Nick Shankar (Co-President), Celia Xinuo Chen (Co-President), Victoria Yaqing Yang (Executive Member), Cathy Dao (Vice President, Budget). Back row: Cami Katz (Vice President, Telesummit), Lilian Kong (Outgoing Co-President), Troy Shen (Executive Member), Zecheng Wang (Vice President, Chapter Relations), Yulou Zhou (Executive Member). Not pictured: Andrew Tang (Executive Member), Francesca Lupia (Outgoing Co-President and Executive Member).

STANFORD, CALIFORNIA: The Forum for American/Exchange at Stanford University (FACES) recently unveiled its new leadership team for the 2018-19 calendar year, as the organization prepares to organize its flagship Annual Summit at Stanford this fall.

Outgoing co-presidents Lilian Kong '18 and Francesca Lupia '19 appointed Vice President of Publicity Nick Shankar '20 and Vice President of Chapter Relations Celia Xinuo Chen '20 as the new co-presidents for the 2018-19 calendar year. Francesca will stay on as a mentor and Summit Programming leader in the upcoming year.

On-Campus Programming executive member Zhenqi Hu '21 was chosen as the new Vice President of On-Campus Programming, replacing Yulou Zhou '20, who will stay on as an executive member. Budget executive member Cathy Dao '21 was selected as the new Vice President of Budget, and will serve as interim Financial Officer, replacing outgoing Financial Officer Sinclair Cook '18. Replacing Celia as Vice President of Chapter Relations will be current Chapter Relations executive member Zecheng Wang '21, and Caroline Zhang '21 will serve as Vice President of Alumni Affairs. Cami Katz '21 will remain as Vice President of FACES's innovative Telesummit Programming division.

Additionally, FACES welcomes new executive members Troy Shen '21, Andrew Tang '21, and Victoria Yaqing Yang '21, who have enthusiastically signed on to help ensure FACES's upcoming Summit is the strongest yet.

The FACES executive team is diverse, experienced, and committed. Hailing from Chengdu to Chicago, and with interests ranging from Political Science to Philosophy, executive members bring a wealth of perspectives to their work. Executive members will collaborate with FACES's 285 Stanford student affiliates, faculty advisors, current Summit delegates, and over 850 alumni to further the organization's mission of strengthening U.S.-China relations through vibrant intellectual, academic, and interpersonal exchange.

FACES is always looking for committed, motivated Stanford undergraduates and graduates to join our executive team of students and sponsors working to facilitate intellectual, academic, and interpersonal exchange across the Pacific. Currently, we have open Financial Officer and Vice President of Publicity positions, as well as a strong need for additional students on the expanding On-Campus Programming and Budget teams. You can apply to join FACES's executive team by completing the form at this link, or by emailing our organization at recruitment.faces@stanford.edu.