Faculty 師資

Faculty members at KKCS are college graduates, many with post-graduate degrees. All staff and faculty members at KKCS are bilingual in English and Mandarin, most are conversant with Cantonese.

Huajie Rieder

Dean of Teaching and Learning

Huajie Angie Rieder

B.A. in Chinese Language and Literature, Central China Normal University

Certificate of Qualified Teacher, China

Ms. Rieder is an experienced and passionate educator. She has been a valuable member of KKCS since 2010, in various roles as teacher, curriculum developer, and stage director. Her prior experience includes over 20 years as teacher, mentor, and administrator in Wuhan, China. Not only is Ms. Rieder a well-loved and respected teacher, she is also well recognized for her work and leadership in drama production and other stage performances.


Director of Student Affairs and Registrar

Chengzhen Jane Song

B.S.M. in Management Engineering, Central South University

E.M.S. in Management Science and Engineering, Wuhan University

Ms. Song is a highly recognized teacher and a member of the core management team at KKCS. Ms. Song has worked closely with community learning centers since her arrival to the United States in 2009, and has been an effective teacher of Chinese language and culture. Before coming to the United States, Ms. Song was Associate Professor at the GuangXi University of Technology for 7 years; and prior to that, she had had over 10 years of experience in industrial management.

Benjamin Yu

Director of  Afterschool and Summer Programs

Benjamin Yu

If there was a popularity contest, Mr. Yu would win hands down. Ben, as Mr. Yu is called endearingly by everyone from students to the janitor, started at KKCS as a student when he was in elementary school. Sixteen years since he registered at KKCS, Ben has played many different roles, including those of teaching assistant and teacher. He knows the school well and is well posited in the school’s operation.


After School Program

Greykia Harris
Shu Qi Ke
Margaret Lau
Sandra Lee
Lisa Liang
Kunhua Li
Ruiyu Lin
Joseph Mathias
Huajie Rieder
Sarah Situ
Andy Wu
Benjamin Yu

Weekend Programs

Chinese Language and Culture

Victoria Chou
Tamara Davis
Sophia Hu
Bei Liang
Ruiyu Lin
Huajie Rieder
Chengzhen Song
Mo Fong Yuen
Shaoming Zhang

Arts and Culture

Alexander Chin
Ping Li
Ruiyu Lin
Kevin Nguyen
Tony Wu

Weekend Academy

Kunhua Li
Joseph Mathias
Andy Wu
Benjamin Yu