HALS Board 2020-2021

Keir Negron


Keir Negron ('21)

Before coming to HLS, Keir Negron attended the University of California at Santa Cruz where he received a Bachelor's degree in History. During his summers, he has worked on Environmental law issues, many of which involved Asian or Southeast Asian law. He enjoys playing the saxophone and Italian cooking.

Yifeng Yuan


Yifeng Yuan ('21)

Born and raised in the small town in Northeast China featured in The Farewell, Yifeng took a long journey to the U.S. He majored in Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Peking University and studied abroad at Sciences Po. After transferring to HLS from Emory, he is happy with the kind people and nice buildings here, although he is a little disappointed that this place is not as dramatic as it is in Legally Blonde and The Social Network.

Jason Wu

Academic & Professional Chair

Jason Wu ('23)

Jason grew up in Shenzhen and Hong Kong. Prior to HLS, Jason worked as a research assistant for the director of Harvard's Fairbank Center. Jason holds a Masters in Regional Studies: East Asia (AM '20) from Harvard GSAS and a Bachelors in History (BA '18) from the University of California, San Diego. He enjoys calligraphy, digital art, and piano.

Lukas Roth

Delegation Chair

Lukas Roth ('22)

Lukas grew up in Germany and graduated from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology with a BBA in Global Business, before spending five years as a management consultant in Singapore. He spent his 1L summer at the Munich office of Kirkland & Ellis.

Amanda Jin

Asia Business Conference Chair

Amanda Jin ('22)

Amanda grew up in Shanghai and attended Carleton College, where she majored in Political Science. She is a joint degree candidate in JD and Fletcher’s MA in Law and Diplomacy. During her 1L summer, she worked at the New York City Law Department and the Institute for China-America Studies.

April Xu


April Xu ('21)

April majored in politics and minored in Spanish at Pomona College. During her law school summers, April worked for Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein at the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) and Allen & Overy LLP. April enjoys creative writing (working on a legal thriller-romance novel), learning French and Japanese, singing, Zumba, and tennis.

Eric Paik

Alumni Relations Chair

Eric Paik ('21)

Eric grew up in Korea and Los Angeles. He graduated from Brandeis University in 2017, where he studied political science. He spent his 1L summer with Bae, Kim & Lee in Seoul, and his 2L summer with Ropes & Gray in Boston. Eric loves boxing, basketball, and noodles.

Lawrence Gu

Academic & Professional Chair

Lawrence Gu ('23)

Lawrence grew up in Chengdu, China and graduated from Harvard College, where he studied history and government. He is interested in private international law and comparative law in East Asia. Outside class, he enjoys reading, traveling and practicing kendo (Japanese martial arts).

Eddy Zheng

Delegation Chair

Eddy Zheng ('22)

Eddy was born and raised in San Francisco. He graduated from Brandeis University with a B.S. in Biology and worked as a medical research scientist before law school. He also serves as a Digest Content Editor for the Journal of Law and Technology, and he loves talking basketball.

Lilian Zhao

Asia Business Conference Chair

Lilian Zhao ('22)

Lilian grew up in China. She attended Vassar College, where she majored in Mathematics and Computer Science. Prior to law school, she worked as a software engineer at Amazon. She spent the past summer as a summer associate at Arnold & Porter and as a legal fellow at New Markets Lab. She loves skiing and baking.

Past HALS Boards

Co-President: Lu Meng (’20)

Co-President: Joseph Yim (’20)

Delegation Chair: William Liang (’20)

Delegation Chair: Tue Tran (’20)

Treasurer: Chloe Liu (’21)

Academic & Professional Chair: Eric Paik (’21)

Academic & Professional Chair: Lingyue Xu (’20)

ABC Chair: Keir Negron (’21)

ABC Chair: Ray Wang (’21)

Social Chair: Crystal Lee (’21)

Co-President: Evelyn Chang (’19)

Co-President: Trevor Grayeb (’19)

Professional Chair: Joseph Yim (’20)

ABC Chair: Lu Meng (’20)

ABC Chair: Stella Mao (’20)

Delegation Chair: Philip Stachnik (’19)

Delegation Chair: June Han (’19)

Treasurer: Yifei Yang (’20)

Social Chair: Tina Chao (’19)

Academic Chair: Alex Cui (’20)

Co-President: Suiwen Liang (’18)

Co-President: Qi Zhang (’18)

Delegation Chair: Evelyn Chang (’19)

ABC Chair: Trevor Grayeb (’19)

ABC Chair: Philip Stachnik (’19)

Treasurer: Anqi Zhang (’19)

Social Chair: Kevin Jiang (’18)

Academic & Professional Chair: E.J. Lee (’19)

Co-President: Amanda Brown-Inz (’17)

Co-President: Kevin Fu (’17)

Delegation Chair: Patty Liu (’17)

ABC Chair: Amy Shi (’17)

ABC Chair: Mengjie Zou (’17)

Treasurer: Qi Zhang (’18)

Social Chair: Yuan Cao (’18)

Academic & Professional Chair: Suiwen Liang (’18)

Co-President: Isaac Ho (’16)

Co-President: Mengqi Zhang (’16)

Delegation Chair: Chris Crawford (’16)

ABC Chair: Jackie Kim (’17)

ABC Chair: Kevin Zeng (’17)

Treasurer: Jason Sussman (’16)

Social Chair: Kevin Fu (’17)

Academic & Professional Chair: Amanda Brown-Inz (’17)

Co-President: May Chow (’15)

Co-President: Ryan Martin (’15)

Delegation Chair: William Passo (’16)

ABC Speakers Chair: Della Fok (’16)

ABC Marketing Chair: Mengqi Zhang (’16)

Treasurer: Evelyn Blacklock (’16)

Social Chair: Justin Ko (’15)

Academic & Professional Chair: Isaac Ho (’16)

Co-President: Sonya Ho (’14)

Co-President: Ted Weisman (’14)

Delegation Chair: Jennifer Poon (’15)

ABC Speakers Chair: David Kirk (’15)

ABC Marketing Chair: Joo-Young Rognlie (’15)

Treasurer: Nathan Campbell (’15)

Social Chair: May Chow (’15)

Academic & Professional Chair: Ryan Martin (’15)

Co-President: Julienne Eby (’13)

Co-President: Leila Perkins (’13)

Delegation Chair: Weichen Zhu (’13)

ABC Speakers Chair: Lauren Sidner (’13)

ABC Marketing Chair: Ted Weisman (’14)

Treasurer: Sonya Ho (’14)

Events Chair: Hanae Fujinami (’14)

Community Outreach & Public Interest Chair: Vivian Tao (’13)

Co-President: Shannon Itoyama (’12)

Co-President: Vincent Lee (’12)

Delegation Chair: Jonathan Stradling (’12)

ABC Speakers Chair: Vivian Tao (’13)

ABC Marketing Chair: Weichen Zhu (’13)

Treasurer: Julienne Eby (’13)

Events Chair: Leila Perkins (’13)

Community Outreach & Public Interest Chair: Amrit Dhir (’13)

Co-President: Jonathan Stradling (’12)

Co-President: Linda Tieh (’11)

Delegation Chair: Bruce Sun (’11)

ABC Speakers Chair: Tian Tian (’11)

ABC Marketing Chair: Vincent Lee (’12)

Treasurer: Shannon Itoyama (’12)

Community Outreach & Public Interest Chair: Yilin Xu (’12)

Professional Chair: Ryan Mitchell (’12)

Co-President: Gail Su (’10)

Co-President: Song Yue (’10)

Delegation Chair: Doreen Xia (’10)

ABC Chair: James Jackson (’11)

ABC Chair: Linda Tieh (’11)

Treasurer: Shirley Li (’11)

Social Chair: Alonzo Emery (’10)

Professional Chair: Jonathan Stradling (’12)

Co-President: Lane Morgan (’09)

Co-President: A. Reid Monroe-Sheridan (’09)

Delegation Chair: Seon-Joo Yoon (’10)

ABC Speakers Chair: Ines Wu (’09)

ABC Marketing Chair: Song Yue (’10)

Treasurer: Courtney Haraguchi (’09)

Social Chair: Gail Su (’10)

Professional Chair: Doreen Xia (’10)

Co-President: Alan Park (’08)

Co-President: Chieh-Ting Yeh (’09)

Delegation Chair: Matthew Merkle (’08)

ABC Chair: A. Reid Monroe-Sheridan (’09)

ABC Chair: Danielle Pham (’09)

Treasurer: Lane Morgan (’09)

Social Chair: Shirley Lo (’09)

Outreach Chair: Libin Zhang (’08)

Speakers Program Chair: Devon Kirk (’09)

Co-President: Tina Chan (’07)

Co-President: David Wertime (’07)

Delegation Chair: Andrew Chen (’07)

ABC Chair: Andrew Aqui (’08)

ABC Chair: Eric Syu (’08)

Treasurer: Libin Zhang (’08)

Social Chair: Rachel Lu (’07)

Outreach Chair: Jennifer Wang (’08)

Speakers Program Chair: Yilu Zhao (’07)

Co-President: Jimmy Gao (’06)

Co-President: Rachel Lu (’07)

Delegation Chair: Harold Tin (’07)

ABC Chair: Andrew Chen (’07)

ABC Chair: Jing Wang (’07)

Treasurer: David Wertime (’07)

Social Chair: Jennie Lin (’07)

Outreach Chair: Jillian Ashley (’07)

Speakers Program Chair: Yilu Zhao (’07)

Co-President: J. Brad Carrick (’05)

Co-President: Adrian Lu (’06)

Delegation Chair: Richard Lin (’06)

ABC Chair: Robert Anderson (’07)

ABC Chair: Jimmy Gao (’06)

Treasurer: Nancy Chu (’06)

Social Chair: Steven Liang (’06)

Outreach Chair: Stacy Lau (’06)

Speakers Program Chair: Yush Lee (’06)

President & Treasurer: Jeremy Huff (’04)

Delegation Chair: J. Brad Carrick (’05)

ABC Chair: Mark Conrad (’05)

ABC Chair: Lu Yin (’05)

Social Chair: Wing-Sze Choi (’05)

Speakers Program Chair: Chingwin Pei (’04)

President: Holly Yoshinari (’03)

Delegation Chair: Chingwin Pei (’04)

ABC Chair: Brian Bishop (’04)

ABC Chair: Jeremy Huff (’04)

Treasurer: Catherine Ying (’04)

Social Chair: Veronica Lei (’04)

Speakers Program Chair: Michael Lee (’04)

Co-President: Thomas Cheng (’02)

Co-President: Niclas Ericsson (’02)

Delegation Chair: Holly Yoshinari (’03)

ABC Chair: Joshua Bloodworth (’03)

ABC Chair: Julie Yip (’02)

Treasurer: Darcy Paul (’03)

Social Chair: Matthew Ahn (’02)

Speakers Program Chair: Jake Fisch (’03)

Co-President: Young In (’01)

Co-President: Michelle Toy (’01)

Delegation Chair: Matthew Ahn (’02)

ABC Chair: Shirley Lo (’01)

Treasurer: Thomas Cheng (’02)

External Affairs Chair: Jenny Lee (’01)

Speakers Program Chair: Niclas Ericsson (’02)

President: Sunny Chu (’00)

Delegation Chair: Young In (’01)

ABC Chair: Mark Brod (’01)

Harvard Asia Quarterly Liason: Sabra Gandhi (’01)

Treasurer: Michelle Toy (’01)

Membership Chair: Katie Porter (’01)

Speakers Program Chair: Nathan Bush (’00)

President: T. Melindah Musa (’99)

Delegation Chair: Sunny Chu (’00)

ABC Chair: Joan Kee (’00)

Harvard Asia Quarterly Liason: Nathan Bush (’00)

Treasurer: Bonnie Wongtrakool (’00)

Membership Chair: Jennifer Ishiguro (’99)

Speakers Program Chair: Emily Reber (’00)

President: James Lin (’98)

Delegation Chair: Bo Li (’99)

ABC Chair: Joseph Ngai (’00)

Membership Chair: Emilie Kao (’99)

Membership Chair: Kexin Zhao (’99)

Treasurer: Stephen Hsu (’99)

Marketing Chair: Eric Rassbach (’99)

Development Chair: Jennifer Ishiguro (’99)

Harvard Asia Quarterly Liason: Perla Ni (’98)

Speakers Program Chair: David Pan (’99)

President: Peter Kuo (’97)

Vice President: Paul Boesen (’98)

Delegation Chair: J. Andrew Jackson (’97)

Communications Chair: Perla Ni (’98)

Treasurer: James Lin (’98)

Membership Chair: Joseph Ngai (’00)

Speakers Program Chair: David Pan (’99)

President: Albert Lee (’97)

Vice President: Eric Sibbitt (’97)

Delegation Chair: M. Aya Gruber (’97)

Treasurer: Peter Kuo (’97)

President: Michael Feder (’96)

Delegation Chair: Raymond Nomizu (’96)

ABC Chair: Nancy Wong (’96)

President: Adam Alfert (’94)