The Official DragonFest Concert Series Emcee:
Ms. Shannon Yang
Born in Beijing, China and graduated from one of the Seven Sisters – Bryn Mawr College with joint majors in Mathematics and Economics. Currently, Shannon is working as a TV anchor and weekly newspaper column writer. Also, she is producing and hosting her bi-lingual (Chinese & English) TV show “Life with Style”. She has modeled in many runway fashion shows in Shanghai, Las Vegas, LA, and Beijing; in addition, she has featured in short films, commercial print ads and TV commercials. Back in China, Shannon was recognized as one of the Top Ten Students, honored to light the 21th the New Century Ceremony in Beijing and had her autobiography book published in 2010. Shannon loves the arts: she is a trained concert pianist, studied ballet and classical Chinese dance.
Shannon supports the community and loves helping people. She wants to share with others the richness and diversity of the Asian cultures, as well as, helping Asian-Americans to bridge the gap and fit in the mosaic of American culture.