Work History

Work experience
Apr 2015 - Present

Retail & Brand Marketing Intern – U.S. Territory

Clarisonic, L'Oréal LUXE Division                                                    (Washington, U.S.A)

• Lead market research and innovative product development process for Clarisonic Device Accessories as a new category to the brand to address consumer needs and gain incremental business.
Perform markets and competitors analysis to assist operational and strategic decisions.

• Manage promo and new product launch programs from ideation to execution stages, bringing a keen sense of attention to detail. Worked directly with major retailers(Nordstrom, Sephora, Ulta, Macy’s, Dillard’s) to support merchandising and sales functions.
• Drive marketing collateral update and creation for different distribution channels with specific target audience (Retail and Professional Channel) to maintain strong brand awareness
• Collaborate cross functionally with Creative, Merchandising, Sales, Packaging, Digital Marketing and Clarisonic Professional teams to bring new launched products to live and remarket existing core products to create newness to brand with brand fundamentals

Oct 2014 - Apr 2015

Customer Sales Representative          

Kiehl's Since 1851,  L’Oreal LUXE Division                                   (Washington, U.S.A)
  • Extensive training and knowledge in cosmetics/skincare product ingredients and customers’ product education. Performed skin consultations, and customized skincare regimen for customers based on skin types and skin concerns.
  • First sales representative in store hired with bilingual ability to expand sales goals to Mandarin speaking consumer groups; proactively leveraged opportunity to research and gain consumer insights of Asian cosmetics and skincare markets.
  • Generated highest sales results amongst all sales reps in store. 
Jun 2011 - Jun 2014

Undergraduate Researcher

University of Washington Sniadecki Biomechanics Lab       (Washington, U.S.A)     Puget Sound Blood Center                                                               (Washington, U.S.A)     NCCU C.Chang Bioengineering Lab                                              (Taichung, Taiwan)
  • Conducted two individual research projects with Sniadecki Lab and PSBC on Human Blood Platelet Contraction Measurement with Microposts and Column Chromatography.
  • Assisted two graduate level projects with image analysis and Western Blotting skills.
  • Initiated two inter-lab collaborations with UW Bioengineering W. Thomas Lab and PSBC.
  • Scientific journal publication in submission: A Microfluidic Device to Measure Platelet Contraction With Microposts.
  • General Lab Safety, General Biosafety, and Blood Borne Pathogens Trained and Certified.


Sep 2011 - Jun 2014

Biochemistry, B.A.

University of Washington (Washington, U.S.A.)

General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry Lab, Physical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, Statistics



(Nov 2011- Nov 2012)

Organic synthesis, Column Chromatography, Gel Electrophoresis, Western Blot, Southern Blot, Image Analysis, NMR, IR and Mass Spectroscopy, etc.

Skilled at communicating scientific work in form of scientific papers, posters, presentations and reports.


English (Native/ Fluent)
Mandarin Chinese  (Native/ Fluent)
French (Beginner)

Technical Programs

Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Outlook, SAP, Omnify, DPM

Non-Profit Experience

Mar 2014 - Mar 2015

Event Planning and Fundraising Intern/ Coordinator

Pink Gene Foundation, Breast Cancer Awareness Non-Profit
  • Initiated charitable partnerships with corporations (Hyatt, Julep, Barefoot Wine, etc.) and national research institutions (University of Washington and Fred Hutchinson).
  • Planned and executed 3 large scale fund raising galas with over 300 audience each; raised over $200K towards cancer research for the Fred Hutchinson Research Institute and provided breast cancer education to over 2K women.
Nov 2012 - Nov 2013

Event Organizing Committee President

AIESEC, World's Largest Student-Run Non-Profit Organization

• Elected by organization to lead team of 8 committee VP’s and committee members in organizing cultural exchanging event of 300 audience.
• Initiated and achieved collaboration with 35 student organizations and corporate sponsors.