Ya Sheng Zhao Family

Ya Sheng Zhao

Mr. Ya Sheng Zhao came from Shanxi Province, China. In 1983 he was the earliest visiting student from China to come to Windsor. He went back to China after the visit and came back to Windsor in 1987 to study Business Administration at the University of Windsor. Since graduation he has been an English instructor at the Adult Learning Center at St Clair College. Meanwhile Mr Zhao and a group of like minded people from mainland China organized the Chinese Association of Greater Windsor to provide assistance to new immigrants from the mainland. He was the first president of the association.
In 1989 Mrs. Zhao and two daughters came to Windsor. The eldest daughter is a pharmacist and the younger one is a medical student at the University of Western Ontario.