Michelle Wong

Research Assistant

Michelle is a graduate student getting her Master’s in Social Work at New York University. She hails from Seattle, Washington although her second home is in the Republic of Vanuatu, where she served as a Peace Corps Volunteer for 3 and a half years doing community development and English literacy training. As a case manager, she’s also worked with at-risk youth facing homelessness and gang violence and has a passion for youth development, socio-cultural diversity, and social justice. While in Shanghai, she interns at ELG on the Client Services Team and teaches weekly music groups.