One Million Words Asia Literacy Organization

Zhang Lin (Kitty)


Vice President China Operations

Ms Zhang (Kitty) received her MA TESOL with distinction from the University of Sunderland in UK. Kitty has published and edited ELT course books, including titles such as New Discoveries, Winners, English Grammar Builder, and Get Ahead. Lin had taught English at universities for over 7 years, and has more than 10 years' experience in teacher training and development.

Kitty worked as Training and Curriculum Manager for Pearson China for 4 years. During that period, she provided 100's of training sessions for over 5,000 experienced teachers and numerous newly qualified teachers throughout China every year.

Kitty is currently working as Senior Campaign Executive (Primary & Secondary) for Pearson Asia Pacific, providing teacher training and campaign support across all Asia. Lin's professional development and teacher training experience has included China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau, Japan, Korea, Indonesia, and Vietnam.

Together with Dr Lockyer, Ms Zhang has been the co-author of around 120 ELT readers for young learners, which are used throughout Asia.