Alex Zhai - President

Alex Zhai was the CTO of Team Museic during YIBI’s 2016 Summer Camp, and placed in the top three at the Grand Conference. He was also a TA for YIBI’s 2017 Summer Camp. As a rising freshman at The Harker School, he is part of the Semi-Annual Quiz Bowl Competition and is also interested in robotics and computer science. Excluding school, he is interested in snowboarding and photography.

  • Founder and President of Youth International Business Initiative – Saratoga Branch

  • YIBI Business Startup Grand Finalist 2016

  • USACO Silver Participant since 2016

  • Tae Kwon Do - First Degree Black Belt, 2016

  • Achievement Roll, AMC 8, 6th grade

  • Top 2.5% Honor Roll, AMC 8, 7th grade

  • Honor Roll, AMC 10A and AMC 10B, 8th grade

  • AIME 2017 Qualifier (AMC 10A), 8th grade

  • Varsity Boy’s High Voltage Dance Team, 8th grade

The CMO of Team Guia, which placed 2nd at the Grand Conference during YIBI’s 2016 Summer Camp, and a TA for YIBI’s Summer Camp, Elaine Zhai is a sophomore at The Harker School. She is very passionate about business, computer science, and giving back to the community. She has been heavily involved with DECA, serving as the Director of Communications for Harker’s DECA Chapter. Elaine also does competitive programming and is an office of her school FPS club. She plays volleyball and softball competitively. In her spare time, Elaine enjoys photography and listening to music.

Elaine Zhai - Vice President

During the YIBI summer program, Arely was the CEO of her team, which tied for second in the semifinals and became passionate about entrepreneurship. At school, she participates in Speech & Debate and is an editor of the school magazine. Outside of school and YIBI, she participates in ballet and won a Top 12 award in YAGP SF semifinals in 2016. She enjoys arts and crafts, reading, and writing. Arely is going into eighth grade at Harker Middle School.

Arely Sun - Secretary
Elaine Liu - Treasurer

Elaine Liu is currently an 8th grader at Basis Independent Silicon Valley. She loves anything that stimulates her creativity, and wants to learn business in order to attain the skills needed for a citizen of Silicon Valley. Her team placed second at the YIBI semi-finals. Elaine loves reading, drawing, and playing piano and harp in her spare time. She is also currently writing her own book.

  • Performed at Carnegie Hall, New York with her choir

  • Performed at the 13th World Harp Congress with her harp ensemble

Elaine Ye - Director of Public Relations

Elaine is currently a freshmen at Lynbrook High School. She was a member of the FBLA club in her middle school and attended many of the competitions. She is a quick learner, creative, and passionate about everything she does. She plays volleyball outside of school, and plays the clarinet, being a member of CYS(California Youth Symphony), and her school band.

  • YIBI summer buisness camp semifinals (2017)

  • Cupertino youth symphony (2017)

  • 1st place graphic design in her schools FBLA chapter (2016)

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