At 18, Ying arrived in the U.S from China. Now she leads design efforts for emerging markets at LinkedIn, and has been a resident at Jikoji for several years. She’s also a translator and interpreter, and an experiential and outdoor educator. She has traveled to five continents and 30 countries, always affirmed by people's relationship with the environment they live in--their creativity and spirituality in everyday life. At a young age she envisioned a world without borders and is constantly inspired by the next generation.