Yanling Li Gould, also known as Millie, earned her bachelor’s degree in English for Science and Technology from Harbin Shipbuilding Engineering Institute, her first Master’s degree in Linguistics and Applied Linguistics from the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, and her second Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Yanling is currently working on her Ph.D. in Disability Studies while also working as an interpreter in Early Intervention program in the State of Illinois. She also does freelance simultaneous interpretation for medical appointments, factories, courts, research focus groups and international conferences. She serves on the interpretation team at her beloved CIEFC church. Yanling has over 20 years of experience teaching college students English in China and has privately tutored many international students Chinese. Her first Master’s thesis is on “Factors Influencing Adults Second Language Learning”. She loves language teaching and enjoys doing cross-cultural communication work between the US and China.