Tina Liu is from New York and attends Harvard College, majoring in Economics with a minor in Neurobiology. As Co-President of the Veritas Financial Group (VFG), a student organization devoted to promoting diversity in the financial industry, Tina increased corporate sponsorship by 40%, successfully launched a full-day intercollegiate finance conference, and doubled student membership, making VFG one of the largest student clubs on campus. At the same time, Tina chaired the Corporate Development Committee of Harvard Women in Business. Under her leadership, the size of the existing Corporate Mentorship Program was doubled to 90 mentor-mentee pairs.
In addition, Tina co-founded volunteer week at Harvard’s Lowell House in which she organized volunteer opportunities and enrolled over 60 students in community service projects. The Lowell House Volunteer Week was a huge success and is now an annual tradition.
Tina’s other experiences include her role as a trip leader for Habitat for Humanity and a CPR/AED/First Aid Instructor for Harvard Emergency Medical Services. Tina also offers free private piano lessons to underprivileged high school students as part of the Harvard and Radcliffe Musical Outreach to Neighborhood Youth (HRMONY).
Tina is a National Merit Scholarship winner and took second place at the Intel International Science and Engineering Competition for her research in visual myopia.