2010 EC Board & Sr. Advisors

理事會員 & 顧問

會長 President

涂 曼 麗 Julia Liu

Julia Liu was with Lockheed Martin Corporation. She was the International Business Strategy and Development Manager for the System Integration Division, responsible for Asia Pacific and South America. Lockheed Martin is the Largest Defense Company in US. Her job as the strategy manager required her working with all the division executives to come up with an integrated strategy.

Prior to working for Lockheed Martin, she was a Project Manager and a System Architect for IBM Large System Division. She has a Law degree from National Taiwan University and a MS degree from New York State University.

Besides work, Julia is interested in art, literature and politics. She participated in many civic activities while living in New York as well as in the greater Washington area. She was the President of the Citizen’s Group while living in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. and while in DC, she was the President of the Beinu Alumnae Association of Greater Washington, 1998, and on the board of the National Taiwan University Alumni Association in the Washington-Baltimore area, 1996.

副會長 Vice President

黃 瑞 禮 Ray L. Hwang


  • B.A. and M.A., Political Science, Taiwan University
  • (台灣大學政治學學士和碩士)
  • M.B.A., Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University
  • (約翰霍普金斯大學企管碩士)
  • J.D., South Texas College of Law (南德州法學院法學博士)

Profession: Attorney at Law (律師)

Dr. Ray Hwang practices law in the following areas: Estate and Trusts, Intellectual Property, International Taxation and Trade and Real Estate.

財務 Treasurer

黃 秉 驥 Bing-Jib Huang

Bing-Jib graduated from National Cheng Kung University in Tainan, Taiwan and earned his graduate degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Maryland. Currently he is working in the US Department of Transportation (USDOT), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as a Program Manager responsible for automated surface weather observing systems installed over hundreds of airport nationwide.

Besides work, Bing-Jib is actively involved in community services and art activities. He was the President of Chinese Culture and Community Service Center (CCACC) and is the current President of Washington Chinese Literary Society (WCLS). He teaches Chinese calligraphy in Chinese and American schools and demonstrates Chinese calligraphy on various occasions.

His artworks, a style of modern Chinese calligraphic painting, have been on display in many US and international art exhibitions, including the 2007 Florence Biennale. He was the President of International Artists Support Group (2002 – 2003).

秘書 Secretary

Juliann G Kiang, Ph.D.

Dr. Juliann Gong Kiang received her Ph.D. in Environmental Health Sciences from University of California at Berkeley and her postdoctoral trainings in Pharmacology and Toxicology from University of California at Berkeley; in between she had a short training at Borough-Welcome Laboratory at England. Currently, she is a full professor in Department of Radiation Biology, Research Professor in Department of Medicine at Uniformed Service University of the Health Sciences; Program Advisor of Radiation Combined Injury Program at Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute (AFRRI).

Dr. Kiang’s research focuses on elucidation of the mechanisms underlying radiation combined injury and development of innovative countermeasures to mitigate or treat radiation combined injury. Her research has been funded by NIH and DTRA as well as AFRRI.

Dr. Kiang has published 115 peer-reviewed scientific articles. She has received Henry Christian Memorial Award from Federation Association of Clinical Research two times in 1990 and 1993, respectively; Research & Development Achievement Award from the US Department of Army in 2006; STEM Role Model from the US Department of Defense in 2006. She is associate Editors for Cell Research and Adaptive Medicine. She is an inventor and has 3 patents.

At her leisure, Dr. Kiang has published 6 Chinese books. She is married to Peter M. Kiang with two lovely children.

會籍 Membership

張 景 杰 George Chang

Dr. George Chang is a native from Taiwan, ROC and is a veterinarian, pathologist, pharmacologist, and toxicologist by training. He is a board-certified toxicologist (DABT), auditor (CQA), regulatory affairs specialist (RAC), and project management profession (PMP).

Currently, Dr. Chang serves as a regulatory scientist at the Office of Surveillance and Compliance, Center for Veterinary Medicine, Food and Drug Administration responsible for regulatory and toxicology review for proposed animal feed ingredients, feed-additive petitions, and health hazard evaluation for incidences of potential adulteration or misbranding of animal feeds.

Dr. Chang earned his veterinary medicine degree from National Taiwan University (NTU, Taiwan, ROC), his first MS degree in veterinary pathology on pathogenesis and preclinical pathology diagnostics from University of Minnesota (U of M), and his second MS and PhD degrees in veterinary physiology/pharmacology on chemical carcinogenesis, chemotherapy, and chemoprevention from The Ohio State University (OSU).

Dr. Chang’s career goals are to assess the efficacy and safety of biomedical products and to facilitate collaboration within and to provide pertinent information to scientific communities.

公關 Public Relations

萬 宜 生 Edward Wan, Ph.D.

Dr. Edward Wan graduated from Chun-Yuan University and received his MS and PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Maryland.

Dr. Wan is retired after 35 years of professional and managerial career. He has been working in energy consulting business for a variety of private companies including Bechtel Power Corporation, MITRE and SAIC, prior to starting his own consulting business. For more than 15 years, he served as Department Manager of Energy Technology and Engineering with SAIC, engaging in providing R&D supports to US National Laboratories in the development of advanced power production systems such as Fluidized-bed Combustion, micro turbines, alternative solar energy and fuel cells. He was an editor for the Process Economic International, a professional journal published in UK.

In his spare time, he is active in the Chinese American Communities in the DC area. For more than a decade, he was actively involved with the Organization of Chinese Americans (OCA) and served as Washington DC Chapter President and National Executive Vice President. He also graduated from and later served as board member of Leadership Montgomery, an organization to provide leadership training for Maryland civic and business leader. He is active in his own Fraternity Organization - the FF Fraternity and served in various capacities including its US Chapter President.

Dr. Wan is the current President of his high school alumni Association – the Chien Chung Alumni Association of Greater Washington DC and Baltimore area. He also serves as a member of Board of Visitors at the University of Maryland to help raise endowment fund for the University.

企劃 Program Planning

楊 禎 雄 Charles Young

顧問 Sr. Advisor

鄧 德 成 Apollo Teng

Apollo Teng is currently the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Manager with the Montgomery County Government. He started the management position with GIS, a division of the Department of Technology Services, in January 1993; and in 2006, received the Award for Exceptional Service along with three co-workers. Mr. Teng has also taught part-time at Columbia University (Statistical Methods for Planners), Alabama A&M University (Quantitative Methods and GIS), and Montgomery College (Introduction to GIS). Mr. Teng is a member of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS). He held three positions with the APRS Potomac Region (1,000 members): Secretary/Treasurer (1996), Vice President (1997), and President (1998). The Potomac Region was selected by the ASPRS ExecCom as Region of the Year for 1998.

Mr. Teng was CAPA Secretary for 2007 and VP for 2008. He holds degrees of Bachelor of Architecture (1965) from Chung Yuan University, Taiwan; Master of City Planning (1972) from MIT; and is an “ABD” (All But Dissertation) from Columbia University, New York City. Mr. Teng attended the 1973 中華民國國建會and the 第二屆北美華人學術研討會, (俗稱「海外國建會」,1987 年在 Houston 舉行).

“Apollo” used to be his pen name. He used it while applying for his ROC passport and US visa back in the 1970’s and the name has stuck with him ever since. Mr. Teng is married to Lily Huang (黃麗梅).

顧問 Sr. Advisor

吳 東 麟 Thomas Wu, Ph.D.

Dr. Wu received a B.S. in chemistry from National Taiwan University, a M.S. in chemistry from New Mexico Tech, and a Ph.D. in chemistry from University of Rhode Island. Dr. Wu worked for Smithsonian Institution at its Environmental Science Center as a research chemist. He then worked at Georgia Tech and came back to Maryland and worked in the University of Maryland system as a chemistry professor of Coppin State University.

Dr. Wu retired from his chemistry career in 2007. He has been active in community activities and served as 2008 president of CAPA.

顧問 Sr. Advisor

陳 明 珠 Joanna Lin

Joanna Lin (陳明珠) currently serves as the Chief of Library Service at the Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System in Baltimore. Her major responsibilities involve managerial and administrative duties in both library operation and hospital management. Her health science librarian's career spanned over twenty-some years, starting from the Johns Hopkins' Welch Medical Library and then the Gerontology Research Center of the National Institute on Aging, NIH.

She graduated from National Taiwan University (NTU) with a major in Anthropology and Archeology. She holds two master degrees in Anthropology from Purdue University and Library Science from University of Maryland, College Park, respectively.

Joanna has been actively involved in community organizations in Baltimore and greater Washington, D.C. areas, having served as President of the National Taiwan University Alumni Association in 2007(台大校友會) and on the Board of the BEINU Alumnae Association from 2005-6 (北一女校友會).

She is a state certified interpreter specializing on legal, medical, and immigration subjects. She has taught Chinese community language schools for over ten years. Her hobbies include music, singing, and dancing. Over the years, she has joined several American and Chinese choruses in Baltimore and Rockville areas.

顧問 Sr. Advisor

葉 淑 美 Grace Wei

Grace currently works for Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) as Sr. Enterprise Architect supporting Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) in assessing systems architecture. In the past, she supported Department of Navy CIO/OPNAV N6 Enterprise Architecture Strategic Planning office to ensure development, implementation, and maintenance of necessary architecture products and associated standards are consistent with DON, DoD, and Federal Enterprise Architectures while achieving Net-Centric visions.

Grace previously worked for Lockheed Martin Corporation as Sr. Data Architect. Supported the US Army CIO/G6 mission to direct and manage the Army’s Enterprise Architectural development efforts for the Army Integrated Architecture; assuring coordinated and synchronized architectures within the concepts of the Global Information Grid (GIG), in order to produce critical decision-making tools for effective acquisitions, IT investments, integration and interoperability of Army systems, and optimized product fielding solutions.

Grace holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Systems Management from University of Maryland. She has 20 years of experience in IT Management. Grace is an avid tennis and golf player. Her other interest includes painting and piano recital. Grace is also the President of the Hakka Association in Washington Metropolitan Area. She is dedicated in serving the Hakka membership and promoting Hakka culture by staging major social and culture events through out the year.

顧問 Sr. Advisor

林 正 英 J. E. Lin