Luyi is a Chinese Canadian who grew up with a bicultural background. She is the University Guidance Counsellor at Wellington. Before moving to Tianjin, Luyi spent over eight years working in Canada – Victoria, Vancouver & Toronto. She first worked as an ESL/EAL teacher in a secondary school in Vancouver and then became an academic counsellor helping the international students with university applications and career planning. There, she had helped many international students to get successful entrances to some of the world top tier universities – UC Berkeley, Cornell, Princeton, Stanford, UBC and etc,. With four years of teaching and counselling experiences, she was then hired to work for a famous British academy as an academic director.
Luyi is in charge of Wellington College Tianjin’s United States Academic Decathlon (USAD) and Pentathlon (USAP) courses and leads the teams that participate in the competition. Luyi has been working for the Academy over the past year, where she teaches IELTS and Debating.