Our Team

Corinne Hua
Executive Director
Corinne Richeux Hua is the Founder and Executive Director of Stepping Stones. Corinne is half British and half French, and graduated in Chinese studies from Cambridge University in 1990.  Since Read More
Sebastien Carrier
Program Director
Sebastien is the Program Director of Stepping Stones, responsible for Stepping Stones’ Corporate Projects and I Care Program, as well as coordinating and managing the organisation’s research activities. He also responds Read More
Julie Li
SET Program Coordinator
  Julie Li is the Program Coordinator for Stepping Stones’ Shanghai English Teaching Program (SET), responsible for liaising with our local schools, community centers as well as volunteers. She is Read More
Wang Cui
Fundraising Senior Manager
Wang Cui is Stepping Stones’ Fundraising Senior Manager. Her main role is to develop fundraising capacity and manage Stepping Stones’ relationships with local government, companies, and project partners including other non-profits, Read More
Sherry Jia
Rural Program Manager
Sherry, a Shanghai native, is responsible for managing Stepping Stones’ Videolink Program, and is overall responsible for relationships with our rural program partners. Before joining Stepping Stones, she worked as an Read More
Eva Hua
Finance Senior Manager
Eva participated in various volunteer activities before being a member of Stepping Stones. With knowledge of non-profit organizations, she devotes herself to working with caring volunteers and friends who are Read More
Dóra Havassay
Youth Training Manager
Dora Havassy joined Stepping Stones in June 2016 as office volunteer. Dora is responsible for HR, including intern and staff recruitment and staff development. She holds an M.A. degree in Read More
Sally Wangsawijaya
Senior Program Manager
Sally Wangsawijaya is Stepping Stones’ Senior Program Manager. She supervises the English teaching programs in Shanghai, rural areas and online. She leads volunteering tours to rural schools; conducts volunteer trainings Read More
Teddy Shi
Program Manager
Teddy is the Manager of our Digital Literacy Program “Stepping Up”, responsible for delivering computer and life skills lessons to Stepping Stones’ students. Teddy, a Shanghai Native, graduated from Shanghai Read More
Ben Hu
Computer Teacher
Ben is a full-time Computer Teacher in our Digital Literary Program “Stepping Up”. “I joined Stepping Stones as a computer teacher in July 2017. I believe that humans cannot live Read More
Xiaolan Gao
Program Officer
Xiaolan Gao is Stepping Stones’ Program Officer, and is responsible for our Rural Individual Volunteer Program. Xiaolan, a Shanghai Native, graduated from Shanghai International Studies University, majoring in accounting. She has Read More
Naya Wang
Finance Officer
Naya Wang has more than 7 years of experience in the finance department for the maritime industry, specifically in the sector of container shipment. She felt the need for a Read More
Claire Ding
Training & Curriculum Manager
Claire Ding is Stepping Stones’ Training & Curriculum Manager with responsibility for volunteer training, lesson observations and English curriculum. Claire was first involved with Stepping Stones as a volunteer and Read More
Susana Kiehnle
SET Program Manager
Susana is the Program Manager for Stepping Stones’ Shanghai English Teaching (SET) Program. Her responsibilities include recruiting, coordinating and managing volunteers and ensuring a smooth operation of the SET program. Read More
Yili Huang
Events Manager
Yili Huang is born and raised in Shanghai, she pursued her MBA degree in the US and ended up graduating from University of Washington in Information Management. She has traveled Read More
Ada Xu
Finance Officer
Ada Xu has nearly 20 years’ experience in in the finance department of foreign enterprises. Accounting and finance are her majors. She is familiar with the tax law. A random Read More
Yikai Zhu
Communications Manager
Yikai Zhu is Stepping Stone’s Communications Manager. He supervises the operation of new media and digital platforms, the daily maintenance of official websites, the planning of online and offline fundraising Read More