Liang Ping is from Dongguan, Guangdong Province and holds a degree in English language teaching. Ms. Liang teaches at the Dongguan No. 1 Senior High School, one of the highest achieving schools in Dongguan. The school specializes in English language and information technology. Ms. Liang has taught for nearly 12 years and has won several awards, including first prize for her thesis in the Dongguan 2004 English Theses Competition, an HSBC Scholarship, “Outstanding Teacher of Guangdong Province,” and “National Outstanding Foreign Language Teacher.” She was hosted by North Atlanta High School in Atlanta, Georgia.