Yan Ying (应验) is currently a China Program intern at The Carter Center. He is also a second year MPA student in the University of Georgia with a research interest in Public Policy. Recently, Yan is selected to attend an exchange program sponsored by the Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) as a visiting student to The Univeristy of Seoul. Before joining the program, Yan also interned in the Carl Vinson Institution of Government as a Graduate Assistant and the Housing & Community Development Department of the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government as a Project Assistant. Yan also plays an active role in promoting and enhancing the communication and collaboration between the American and Chinese professionals as a student leader in the Chinese Professional Association-UGA Chapter.