In her eighteen year career, Elena Zee has done business in more than twenty countries, receiving various awards including “Financial Services Star” and “Chairman’s Award for Quality” as the youngest Director of a fortune 100 company. Currently, she is a Certified Financial Planner, and a part time associate professor in Economics at Western International University and University of Phoenix. Elena is an executive board member for Arizona Council on Economic Education, on the board of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Arizona Humanities Council and President of Phi Beta Kappa Phoenix Association. Her philanthropic involvement supports education, women and professional development.
Elena has a Master’s Degree in Economics from Columbia University and Double Bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Math from Wellesley College, a women’s college in the United States, whose alumnae include Hillary Rodham Clinton, Madeleine Albright and Diane Sawyer. Elena was born and raised in Shanghai, China and often coaches individuals and businesses to work with China and its culture.