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Learn About Our Team

Our organization is comprised of a team of experts who have over 30 years of collective experience working with foreign students and their journey in American schools. Success for students is largely due to our team’s perspective of seeing each student as an individual, and full of intelligence, beauty and potential.

Catherine Chen

Catherine Chen

Founder and CEO

Catherine expanded China Project Hope to CPH Global in an effort to serve the demand of interest from other countries. Because of her strong desire to help the youth with educational opportunities, she is committed to excellent service and care. CPH Global is a non-profit organization located in Dallas, Texas, with expansion offices coming soon.

Email: cchen@cpheduglobal.com

William Chu

William Chu

President

William Chu has strong values and ideals about globalizing the world. His top priority is helping acculturate International people and Americans together and feels strongly that CPH has the ability to achieve this goal. Mr. Chu is also a licensed lawyer for our CPH staff.

Email: wmchulaw@gmail.com

Esther Wu

Esther Wu

Manager

Esther Wu has been with the CPH Dallas office since 2010. She oversees new student orientation in the United States as well as the annual Headmasters’ Roundtable. Ms. Wu also oversees the local coordinators and host families. She assists local coordinators, host families and schools with any issues or problems that might arise from hosting an international student. Contact Esther if you would like to be a local coordinator or host family for one of our schools in your area.

Email: ewu@cpheduglobal.com

Stacy Howell

Stacy Howell

Regional Manager (Georgia Office)

While working with CPH, Stacy has had the privilege of getting to know Chinese high school students who are seeking an American academic and cultural education. It is a joy for her to work with host families, students and teachers to problem solve and to help students gain an understanding of American culture. CPH is working to equip, to train, and to support students. Stacy views every behavioral or academic challenge as a potential opportunity to grow and to learn.

Email: showell.educph@gmail.com

Pamela Starkey

Pamela Starkey

Regional Manager (North Carolina Office)

Email: pstarkey.educph@gmail.com

Bo Huang

Bo Huang

Admissions Coordinator / Media

Bo Huang joined the CPH team in 2011 and has been in charge of recruiting schools for our programs and placing students into schools nationwide. He also handles all media for CPH. He believes that the more we know our students, the better services we can provide, and CPH can equip international students to be well prepared for America academically and culturally.

Email: bhuang@cpheduglobal.com

Shelly Powell

Shelly Powell

Operations Coordinator

Email: spowell.educph@gmail.com

Raman Villuri

Raman Villuri

Director - Global Projects

Raman is an experienced and seasoned professional in the area of business management, 3D technology, and K-12 STEM interactive Digital Curriculum Development. He joined the CPH team in 2017. He is passionate about improving the education system in the country of India. If a child’s dream is attending an American school, then Raman can educate the parents about the possible options available and the best choice for their child. CPH is enthusiastic to partner with him and to expand our services to East.

Email: ramanv.educph@gmail.com

George Crace

George Crace

College and Career Counseling / CRACE Consulting, LLC

George earned his Bachelor’s degree from Harvard University in 1972 and a Masters degree in Education from Stanford University in 1973. He has worked over forty years as an educator starting in the public school system in California. He also attended Santa Clara University for additional course work in counseling. From 2006-2010, George served as the founding principal for Horizon Christian High School in Tualatin, Oregon. George works as an educational consultant assisting students with the college search, application, and admittance process along with helping families find financial aid, scholarships, and funding for college.

Email: gcrace@cpheduglobal.com

Daisy Guo

Daisy Guo

Consultant / Coordinator

Daisy Guo, PhD in English and Teaching, is our consultant and coordinator on CPH program. A beneficiary of residency high school, she likes the idea of independence and freedom of living away from parents and meeting the challenges of homestay in a new culture. Also a mom and a teacher herself, she handles all kinds of teenage problems and is committed to helping all the students and parents in our program. Contact us if you have any questions.