2016 First Princess, Ying Michelle Liang

 

Originally from Shenzhen, China, Ying (Michelle) Liang is a current resident in Downtown Los Angeles. Ying is pursuing her Master's Degree in Communication Management at the University of Southern California, after attaining her Bachelor's degree in Marketing and a minor in Fashion Merchandising. She is actively involved in the Honor Society of Lambda Pi Eta. She served the Multicultural Business Student Association as the VP of Media and the Chinese Student Association as the Event Director. These leadership roles allowed her to take on challenges and make positive impact in the community.
With a huge passion in fashion, she interned at one of the fastest growing fashion brands, helped coordinate in Los Angeles Fashion Week, modeled for magazines etc. She aspires to start her own fashion brands in the near future. Ying also has a passion for volunteering. She went to Haifeng, China to help build a library and fundraise for the local students. She has been a tutor in the Boys and Girls Club for 4 years. In her free time, Ying also enjoys cooking, traveling, dancing, and spending time with her loved ones.