Jian Liu immigrated to New York in 2005 with limited English skills, and participated in AAFE’s Teen Action program at Lower East Side Preparatory High School, where he connected with the Coalition for Asian American Children & Families, graduated valedictorian, served as student body President, and received the 2007 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Leadership Award. Jian was also acknowledged for his volunteer and leadership with a Civic Leaders of Tomorrow Public Policy Fellowship. Jian continues to serve the community by teaching 9th grade algebra classes in Brooklyn.

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